+1 from me. Unless github has much better usability for working than our
repo, even the network effect is doubtful.
On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 8:53 AM, dmtrs32 <dmtr...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Στις 06/02/2014 10:16 πμ, ο/η Michael Natterer έγραψε:
> On Thu, 2014-02-06 at 17:07 +1300, Jehan Pagès wrote:
>>> On Wed, Feb 5, 2014 at 9:51 PM, Roman Joost <romanof...@gimp.org> wrote:
>>>> I've put together a Roadmap proposal under:
>>>> Any feedback is welcome. Some of the points are not to be read as: go
>>>> ahead and implement, but rather look into it for it's feasibility.
>>>> If there are no objections or comments I'd basically call the roadmap
>>>> silently as accepted. For each point I think it'll be good to create
>>>> bugs so we can track progress.
>>> I've not read it in details and mostly skimmed through.
>>> I got intrigued by a specific point though: moving the manual to
>>> github. Really? I know several (all?) of GNOME's repos have already
>>> been *mirrored* to github. Personally I find it acceptable if repos
>>> are just mirrored (that's after all one of the point of git as a
>>> "distributed" revision control), but not if it is to be considered the
>>> new main repository of the project. github is just another of these
>>> platforms led by a company, just like was Sourceforge (and now look,
>>> with time, all projects are fleeing it, just as we did), and like will
>>> be some other "fashionable" platform in the future. So I say, we keep
>>> control of the main repo. And if a github mirror had to be created,
>>> that would only be to profit of its network effect (why not), but it
>>> must be soon clear to new contributors that they must sync with the
>>> GNOME repo in the end, not the github one.
>>> Was that what you were proposing? If so, ok.
>>> If you really propose to "move" the main repo to github (as it is
>>> worded on the wiki), then I personally vote against.
>> +1 from me.
>> Why would you move to github? I agree with everything Jehan said.
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