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From drew <d...@baseanswers.com>
Subject Re: [www] Any Drupal guru's lurking? ( was : Ext / Temp repository stability ( was Extensions and templates site down ))
Date Tue, 16 Aug 2011 20:14:58 GMT
On Tue, 2011-08-16 at 16:02 -0400, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 3:43 PM, Joe Schaefer <joe_schaefer@yahoo.com> wrote:
> > It just needs to be cleared by legal/board.
> > While hosting non-OSS plugins is probably out,
> > I don't see why we can't host OSS ones here
> > especially if we don't change the dns from
> > openoffice.org to apache.org.
> >
> > We already host modules.apache.org which provides
> > a similar service for httpd modules.  One essential
> > implementation difference is that the downloads aren't
> > served by us, we just point users at the offsite
> > sources and only host metadata.  Technically that's
> > probably what I'd like to see happen to the ooo
> > extensions site as well before bringing it in house.
> >
> 
> We had talked on another thread about a longer-term approach where we
> would host a registry of externally-hosted extensions.  That kind of
> solutions has a lot of attractive qualities.
> 
> Do you know anything about the http modules registry, e.g., where the
> code is?  That might be something we could use to jump-start an
> extensions registry.  It has the basics.


Alright - If I may just ask a couple of question.

There is a current site, not on ASF or Oracle hardware, that site needs
work, now then:

Is there some reason why the current OSUOSL site can not be used going
forward? 

I just have not heard that states as such.

//drew


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