RFC: Release Management Going Forward

todd rme toddrme2178 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 20 23:02:56 CEST 2011

On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 10:57 PM, Alexander Neundorf <neundorf at kde.org> wrote:
> On Monday 20 June 2011, Manuel Tortosa wrote:
>> El Monday, 20 of June de 2011, a les 22:39:40, Alexander Neundorf va
> escriure:
>> > Or, in other words, I do not yet have any feedback from packagers, except
>> > the  early feedback from Sune in Randa, which is incorporated now, but no
>> > fresh feedback yet.
>> Well in our case in Chakra we switched our buildsystem already for match
>> the new separated tarballs.as in fact. our start was KDEMod, a modular KDE
>> set of packages, so the new way is the natural way for us, even more
>> monolithic tarballs makes hard simple things like get the kate perl
>> bindings compiling only each tarball once.
> So you want the fine grained tarballs, if I understand correctly ?
> Alex

Just looking at how the openSUSE buildservice is set up, they seem to
use fine-grained tarballs as well, although I don't know how closely
those match to the breakdown you are using.


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