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From Stephen Bartell <snbart...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: fauxton in its own repo.
Date Mon, 18 Mar 2013 22:42:49 GMT
Thanks guys for clearing that up.  

I work mostly in multi git setups, so naturally flags were going up over this.  The reasons
make sense though.  


On Mar 18, 2013, at 3:15 PM, Russell Branca <chewbranca@apache.org> wrote:

> Hi Stephen,
> 
> 
> There was a fair bit of discussion behind this, and single repo ASF is the
> real blocker. Also, while Fauxton can run as a couchapp, by default it
> builds down into static files and is hosted by CouchDB the same way as
> Futon.
> 
> That said, making Fauxton as easily to develop as possible for new
> contributors has been a primary concern of ours. We've gotten all
> dependencies moved into package.json, and Garren has been knocking out a
> new development server which will allow you to develop locally and not have
> to build CouchDB as a part of Fauxton development. The new process will
> basicaly be:
> 
> git clone couchdb
> cd couchdb/src/fauxton
> npm install
> ./bin/dev-server
> 
> And you'll be up and running.
> 
> 
> -Russell
> 
> 
> On Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 3:06 PM, Stephen Bartell <snbartell@gmail.com>wrote:
> 
>> Referencing the topic [Merging the fauxton branch into master]
>> 
>> Im just wondering, why can't fauxton development take place in an entirely
>> separate repo from couch.  Its a couch app after all, correct?
>> 
>> I think fauxton could be an example of couch's modular design.
>> 
>> As I write this email, I think I've realized a blocker to this idea.  And
>> that is that Couch really lives in a single ASF repo.  Nonetheless, I want
>> to throw this out there.
>> 
>> Best,
>> Stephen Bartell
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
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