[php-maint] Q: pkg-php, a possible home for debianized PEAR modules?
stephanielayton at mac.com
Sun Jun 22 18:56:28 UTC 2008
Currently am getting together seven or eight PEAR modules for debian packaging. Some of these packages have already been created by a fellow packager. A few others are being created in the next couple of weeks. This group of packages will be co-maintained by myself and the other debian packager mentioned herein. Our next thing to do is find a most appropriate home for this collaborative effort. We do know that it will be within Alioth, but uncertain as to exactly where within Alioth.
It was suggested by Alioth that I check in with you folks and see if you might find it a reasonable and agreeable idea to house these PEAR packages under pkg-php project. Alioth mentioned the advantages of this as being less overhead when expanding existing projects. Also noted is that larger projects tend to live longer/more meaningfully. Perhaps most pertinent to the request is that PEAR ('P'HP 'E'xtension and 'A'pplication 'R'epository) is all about PHP.
Thoughts, questions, comments about this idea?
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