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From Jan Lehnardt <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: fauxton in its own repo.
Date Mon, 18 Mar 2013 22:49:34 GMT

On Mar 18, 2013, at 23:42 , Stephen Bartell <snbartell@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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.  

Just out of curiousity, what do you do to mitigate the pain? :)

Jan
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> 
> 
> 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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