[Debian-olpc-devel] Developing Ubuntu on Alioth

Jonas Smedegaard dr at jones.dk
Wed Jun 23 13:35:47 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jun 23, 2010 at 07:49:20AM -0500, David Farning wrote:
>On Wed, Jun 23, 2010 at 7:33 AM, Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 01:19:38PM -0500, David Farning wrote:
>>> I have been talking to Luke and Manu about how to take the next 
>>> steps with Ubuntu Sugar Remix.
>>> I am not sure if this has been done before... but I would like to 
>>> ask if it would be possible to develop the USR packages as git 
>>> branches to the Debian sugar package on Alioth.  When looking at the 
>>> tooling of bzr vs git, it appears that there are significant long 
>>> term advantages to sharing the tooling with upstream.  My stance is 
>>> that the tooling should make it as easy as possible to stay in sync 
>>> with upstream.
>>> Does this sound sane?  If so, would it make sense for Luke to write 
>>> up document for Jonas' review on how this could be accomplished.
>>> For a rough timeline
>>> 1. We (the seeta team) are communication via email, google chat, and
>>> the #Seeta channel.
>>> 2. On the 24th we will be shifting all technical communication to the
>>> sugarteam and debian-olpc mailing lists.
>>> 3. As we become confident in that, we will shift from google chat to 
>>> IRC.
>> So in summary: A bunch of new active developers enters Alioth 
>> tomorrow?
>Well we are a little slower than that... hopefully over the next couple 
>of weeks you will see an increase in 'active developers' :)

No problem - just take your time :-)

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