web server for appstream metadata screenshots

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Tue Jun 14 00:03:39 BST 2016

El dimarts, 14 de juny de 2016, a les 0:54:06 CEST, Matthias Klumpp va 
> 2016-06-14 0:34 GMT+02:00 Albert Astals Cid <aacid at kde.org>:
> > [...]
> > 
> > You can not have all of these three:
> >  * Free commit to screenshots used by appstream
> Create a Git/$whatever repository just for screenshots somewhere, and
> make its contents available on the web, e.g. via static.kde.org /
> screenshots.kde.org, etc.
> >  * Shared screenshots between www and appstream
> Have www embed screenshots from the xyz.kde.org server, instead of
> keeping them with the other www-related files in SVN. This also allows
> www to migrate to Git more easily, unless there are other large files
> stored in there.

You realize this breaks the "protected contents in www" if everyone can upload 
files to xyz.kde.org and they magically show up in www, right?


> >  * Protected contents in www
> Since people will only have access to the screenshots repo, www can
> stay protected and writable only by a smaller group.
> Cheers,
>     Matthias

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