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From jay vyas <jayunit100.apa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Managing zyz.apache.org (was RE: WELCOME to dev@community.apache.org)
Date Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:24:59 GMT
IS the ASF okay with simply doing a one time commit to SVN, of a single
HTML page which forwards to gh-pages?

On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 9:19 AM, David Nalley <david@gnsa.us> wrote:

> On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 3:55 AM, Robert Metzger <rmetzger@apache.org>
> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> >> If there is sufficient demand, however, that could change - the code
> that
> > would make this possible does exist.
> >
> > I would like to express demand from the Flink project. svn is a pain to
> use
> > (since we host javadocs and our documentation on our website, the upload
> > usually runs for 6+ hours. Probably because its so many files).
> >
> > Almost all incoming incubator projects are using git nowadays. Many of
> them
> > use GitHub and the "gh-pages" hosting feature. I guess a lot of them
> would
> > appreciate a similar feature from the ASF infra.
> >
> >
>
> The svn infrastructure we have now just works, and from the standpoint
> of having to manage ~200 websites, it's relatively simple.
> Replicating that functionality with Git is possible, but adds
> relatively little in terms of functionality. With the projects on
> folks plates right now, the contractors at least, won't have time to
> begin looking at this for at least 18 months. Volunteers could of
> course tackle this if wanted.
>
> --David
>



-- 
jay vyas

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