[Therion] therion 5.3.16

Philip Balister philip at balister.org
Sun Dec 28 23:53:54 CET 2014


On 12/28/2014 04:23 PM, Wookey wrote:
> +++ Martin Budaj [2014-12-28 19:56 +0100]:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> new therion version is available. It's mostly a bug fixing release;
>> see below for details. Most of the contributed patches were also
>> applied or adapted (thanks, Olly & Wookey).
>>
>> As suggested by Wookey, we intend to use some public VCS for
>> development, 
> 
> Good - I think that will help development.
> 
>> presumably Github. We'll let you know when the repository is ready.
> 
> It would be better to use a free software webVCS front-end, like
> gitorious, or alioth (if you want to use an existing site),
> not the proprietary github. This being a free software project and
> all.
> 
> Is there a good reason why you don't want to put git on the existing
> therion server, and keep all the project parts under our own control?
> That's a bitmore faff, but sound practice.

While I understand your concerns, I'd rather the therion devs focus on
devleoping therion and not have to manage the infrastructure also. That
said, there is nothing stopping you from maintaining a free software
based mirror :)

Philip

> 
> There is a pile of software for doing this, depending how fancy you
> want. gitlab, gitorious, trac etc. 
> 
> Wookey
> 



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