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Re: [E-devel] E17 in Debian Sid



On Fri, Nov 24, 2006 at 10:43:03PM +0000, Lut!n wrote:
> 2006/11/24, Falko Schmidt <kaethorn@stud.uni-stuttgart.de>:
> >
> > Hi all,
> 
> 
> Hi Falko ,
> 
> as some of you might have noticed, I'm trying to help out by adding and
> > fixing Debian packaging information in CVS since about eight months.
> > Meanwhile I took over Blake's Debian repository on edevelop.org which
> > now supports i386, AMD64, alpha and Sparc.
> 
> Some days ago Jan Christoph Nordholz < hesso@pool.math.tu-berlin.de>
> > offered me to have E17 uploaded to Debian Sid via his sponsor who could
> > sign the packages for us.
> 
> As there's still time before Etch will be released he will help me to
> > make the packages compliant to the Debian policy.
> >
> > Are there any objections from the E17 Team?
> 
> 
> I am the maintainer of the ubuntu repo hosted on edevelop, and with Maxence
> Dunnewind (Sp4rKy), Daniele Favara (nomed) and Blake, we've created a team
> on alitoh whose goal is to build up a debian tree for e17 that matches the
> debian policy.
> We are not listed on the debian packaging staff on enlightenment.org (the
> page seems outdated btw), but we've been working quite hard to make a clean
> debian tree. Usually, integration of such projects are made through teams,
> and teams are usually on alioth.
> There were many people packaging e17 for debian finally, and it makes sense
> to merge our energies. Please have a look at
> http://alioth.debian.org/projects/pkg-e/ . We'd be happy if you want to join
> us in the team, and on #pkg- e@irc.freenode.net, so we can make something
> good all together :)
> 
Oh, I didn't know about that. Do you eventually plan on commiting all
your efforts to CVS? Do you maintain your own e17 tree on alioth?

Well, anyways, count me in :)

Any further infos would be appreciated.


Falko