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From: "Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto" <jmbsvicetto@g.o>
To: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] Council discuss: overlapping council terms of two years
Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2011 00:00:31
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] Council discuss: overlapping council terms of two years by Markos Chandras
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On 06-08-2011 15:58, Markos Chandras wrote:
> On 08/06/2011 04:53 PM, Matt Turner wrote: > >> I wonder if we can't set up an automated system where a package >> maintainer goes to a webpage and enters the package they'd like to >> submit for a keyword request. The page would display the >> requirements for each architecture, and the maintainer could then >> start a test build that would run on the development boxes in a >> testing chroot, and then give the results back to the maintainer. >> That would certainly make the situation simpler for everyone. > >> Maybe that's deserving of a separation thread. > >> Matt > > This would be the best ( afaik opensuse has such as system ). > However, this requires massive amount of time to even port it to > Gentoo let alone create it from scratch. This could be an interesting > idea for a GSOC project (provided the infrastructure is already in > place ) but this is what I call "a non-realistic solution" :)
This would fit in the idea of automated testing that we've talked about before. About the openSuSE testing platform, from what I saw at FOSDEM, I doubt it will help us much as it seems to rely on graphical fingerprints. - -- Regards, Jorge Vicetto (jmbsvicetto) - jmbsvicetto at gentoo dot org Gentoo- forums / Userrel / Devrel / KDE / Elections / RelEng -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - iQIcBAEBCAAGBQJOPdVrAAoJEC8ZTXQF1qEPhgAQAKJ1AXKK5IR0lij1ucfQNqLm 4W10wb3dTzknm98Yg/ULzdBlM9rxqEXykfMKbTyx9tsqo0Wb2AaqKLksunxGo/lN kXSB0Qt0HvqB+lI/+uvalt71YLlh37OQ052m60f5pzZDevsWtOI6Nk6wER4MHyHl eAscvX5LlCddoqUStfVyV+UEMa6lvm55zOkP+Wn069C0MSgJGvkBmL4crKFcOPly gwjLS3Asy4DQA5S7Dl61AM/0fb2RtjpBW3vcP4Z4AQGkpuSfuThfi0lYw8v76ESw tglUrSh1uCrxv7ZYaAnVV1/gIi5xspNfYeDqwaNBfZYbyZaKY/MDRCWg+j/L04cX xP7i31EbcP8tW607QsVgLEsY4FQJmVMj2WZsmY1VXQ6IUbS/mUvYApwiWkC7ncjv YjIL69KpbutrG//qoLBgk2O46fWD6dhaLkhzwH0f3wogR0QCnxt3sgt4KrvJqUjA ZD14Okw6dethoTjmiy2iNTz8FCXmXK2qdIIZKZ1vSB2VWxSP+yyU1ViFFKTyBxto YFAFEsxFfzOV6N58gMp9l/VS+4k9lH+yfo5+/yLWxeB6M0e71LiSrKvMv4TUqKTH 3d31SrrwORpetv2V0VbBEkVtEnS8ex1pJAv4RD4yA3bkxMvLeNiTkW1+Yw1Fzopm MFeGU+1wC+qevaeHfYG2 =H7qU -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----