On Fri, Feb 01, 2019 at 01:58:04PM -0500, Antoine Beaupré wrote: > I'm looking at the update process for DLAs on the main website again.
\o/ > In > #859122, I've mentioned that I have, again, updated the MR to include > all DLAs up to DLA-1657-1. The www team folks tell me they will review > that this weekend. cool. (I'm offline right now but if this MR only has DLAs I'm tempted to merge when back online...) > But that mass-import process is kind of clunky: every time I need to > download the entire archive, extract it, parse every email, and add the > diff. It's slow and error prone and not automated, of course. > > So I'm bringing back the topic of how we should automate this. great! > If I remember correctly, the current proposal is to add this as part of > the workflow for LTS developers: when you send the announcement on the > list, you also send a merge request on the website. This would get > reviewed and merged by another LTS developer with access to the webwml > repository: > https://salsa.debian.org/webmaster-team/webwml/project_members yes, thats the current plan to get this going. > At least me and Holger have those accesses for now, and I would suggest > people who do regular frontdesk work could make sure those MR are > reviewed and merged in a timely manner as well. > > Would that work for everyone here? definitly for me (and for a start). > If so, we can *already* start with that process, which would actually > look like this. > > One time setup: > > git clone https://salsa.debian.org/webmaster-team/webwml > cd webwml > salsa fork > > Each time there's a new DLA: > > ./bin/gen-DLA --save $CHANGES # correctly claim the DLA > $EDITOR DLA-XXXX-Y # make sure the text is okay, like you normally > # do before the email gets sent > mutt -H DLA-XXXX-Y # send the email > cd ~/src/webwml/english/security > git checkout -b DLA-XXXX-Y > ./parse-dla.pl ~-/DLA-XXXX-Y > git add 2019/DLA-XXX-Y* > $EDITOR 2019/DLA-XXXX-Y* # make sure everything looks good > git add 2019/DLA-XXX-Y* > git commit -m'DLA-XXXX-Y advisory' > git push -u origin > salsa mr can you please put that on wiki.d.o/LTS/Development?! > (Note: that "salsa" command is a new one shipped with devscripts. I only > read the manpage and didn't actually test that. :) Unfortunately, once > the MR is created, there's no magic command to merge it for > reviewers... Seems like this needs to be done through the web > interface.) hmm (I think there is a way to do this with a cli). > I'd be happy if someone sat down and actually tested that procedure. > > The alternative, of course, is to setup "something" that would > automatically parse emails to firstname.lastname@example.org but I suspect > that could be much more brittle than a manual operation like the above, > even if it means slightly more work. yeah. "laters"! > Thank you for your attention. very much likewise! -- tschüß, Holger ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- holger@(debian|reproducible-builds|layer-acht).org PGP fingerprint: B8BF 5413 7B09 D35C F026 FE9D 091A B856 069A AA1C
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