Gentoo Archives: gentoo-project

From: "Aaron W. Swenson" <titanofold@g.o>
To: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] Gentoo now has a Github "organization"
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 15:03:42
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] Gentoo now has a Github "organization" by Ultrabug
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On 05/21/2012 07:58 AM, Ultrabug wrote:
> On 19/05/2012 16:58, Matthew Summers wrote: >> On Sat, May 19, 2012 at 3:20 AM, Nirbheek Chauhan >> <nirbheek@g.o> wrote: >>> On Sat, May 19, 2012 at 9:25 AM, Pandu Poluan >>> <pandu@××××××.info> wrote: >>>> On May 19, 2012 4:14 AM, "Matthew Summers" >>>> <quantumsummers@g.o> Hmmm... make a portage tree >>>> mirror? >>>> >>> >>> We don't even use git in our workflow, so I see no point in >>> setting up a github repo. >>> >>> -- ~Nirbheek Chauhan >>> >>> Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team >>> >> >> How about this? Mirror overlays for projects that are >> understaffed to encourage more broad contribution from the >> community. Thoughts? >> > > It also may be interesting to use the github workflow with > proxy-maintainers (which might also make the proxy-maintainers > project even more visible) ? > > Seems like quite a bunch of people and potential contributors are > used to github so we might be able to capitalize on it. >
It may even increase the collaboration between individual software organizations as well. I know some do make their own Gentoo ebuilds, but then never get passed along to us or become outdated because the one developer who made it no longer works with that project or has lost interest or.... -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - iF4EAREIAAYFAk+6RkoACgkQVxOqA9G7/aDTjAD/ajKisXJWNa5f7tquLvRCm0Zh 3ANcNVzATzIUYOoXgWcA/RDbgpl4iolA/ZauFAqvjTCjFTWvzzGol3l52arqMcYx =M7GL -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----