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From Jan Lehnardt <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: couchdb ppa - help needed
Date Tue, 21 May 2013 19:10:59 GMT

On May 21, 2013, at 21:00 , Randall Leeds <randall.leeds@gmail.com> wrote:

> I think I'll skip the pristine-tar branch since these tarballs are our
> release downloads and we archive them already. It's extra bloat most
> developers don't need when cloning the repo.

Oops, yes, did mean any tools/scripts we can use to build packages.

Jan
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> 
> On Tue, May 21, 2013 at 11:56 AM, Jan Lehnardt <jan@apache.org> wrote:
>> 
>> On May 21, 2013, at 20:54 , Randall Leeds <randall.leeds@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> On Tue, May 21, 2013 at 7:57 AM, Benoit Chesneau <bchesneau@gmail.com>
wrote:
>>>> Hello,
>>>> 
>>>> I was looking at the PPA from Randall which is the most up to date I
>>>> think (correct me if I'm wrong) and wanted to create a pseudo-official
>>>> one, at least one that we can give the link. I have have also 3 goals:
>>>> 
>>>> - having the stable version always available
>>>> - having a nightly build
>>>> - optionnaly having a beta branch for beta releases
>>>> 
>>>> (Any others ideas are welcome).
>>>> 
>>>> Anyway to do that I've create a couchdb team on launchpad:
>>>> 
>>>> https://launchpad.net/~couchdb
>>>> 
>>>> Members are restricted. Since I knew the login of randall I added Him.
>>>> If others committers have a  login please let me know and I will add
>>>> it (contact me with your apache address). I will also add anyone that
>>>> could help to make this debian package happen especially if he come
>>>> with a patch ;) So please raise your hand!
>>>> 
>>>> Now apart these administrative details I wanted  to collect the
>>>> current efforts to not start from scratch. For now I have found the
>>>> following packages for debian:
>>>> 
>>>> For js:
>>>> 
>>>> https://github.com/cloudant/packages/tree/master/debian/js
>>>> 
>>>> (though the license of the package need to be clarified)
>>>> 
>>>> couchdb:
>>>> 
>>>> https://launchpad.net/~randall-leeds/+archive/couchdb
>>>> 
>>>> any other?
>>> 
>>> I had been using git-buildpackage tools to maintain debian, upstream,
>>> and pristine-tar branches. I was doing this all from my local couchdb
>>> repo. I don't know whether or not it makes sense to push all this to
>>> apache git or not,
>> 
>> I’d say yes. If this gets in the way, we can always put it into a
>> separate repo. For now a subfolder like `./build` or so would do the
>> trick, I guess?
>> 
>> Jan
>> --
>> 
>> 
>>> but I would love to collaborate this way. I find
>>> the gbp (git buildpackage) tools to be pretty helpful now that I'm
>>> used to it.
>> 


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