Distributions: Bug tracker, patch locations, (central) VCS, format

Andy Hamberger andreas at linux.co.nz
Sun Mar 9 06:03:16 PDT 2008

Hi Daniel,

Thanks for starting this valuable first thread. I am sure we all were
happy to collate this info, if we had a wiki. That way we can collate
ideas to step by step unify in diversity, and otherwise have the
people in the know give the info, great thread! Honoured to partake.

On 3/9/08, Daniel Leidert <daniel.leidert.spam at gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi,
>  I would like to start with a very simple approach: Collect the
>  information about he various distributions bug-tracker and places, where
>  packaging files (especially patches and changes to the upstream source)
>  are located. I suggest we simply collect information first on the list
>  and then sort in on e.g. a Wiki page. Please add and/or fix information
>  (preferable in a per-distribution sub-thread?).

Distribution: Yoper
Package format: rpm
Packages: http://development.yoper.com/pub/devel/source-cache/
Package QA: http://www.yoper.com/wiki, http://www.yoper.com/forum/
BTS: http://www.yoper.com/bugtracker
Changes: Automatic, through build server history checkins
patches: Hardly any patches, one of he principles of Yoper. Back to
the source and optimised for the purpose.
VCSes: svn+ssh://development.yoper.com/thinktank
Homepage: http:/www.yoper.com

Distribution: openSUSE
Package format: rpm
Packages: http://en.opensuse.org/Package_Repositories
Package QA: http://en.opensuse.org/How_to_Participate
BTS: https://bugzilla.novell.com
Changes:  integrated in the package format and through build server
history checkins
patches: patches through Novell and SUSE Labs QA
VCSes: http://en.opensuse.org/SVN
Homepage: http://www.opensuse.org/



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