[ros-dev] Moving /trunk/tools into an own repository
aleksey at reactos.org
Wed Oct 27 21:20:06 UTC 2010
I support that, especially that press-media thing. Thanks.
On Oct 28, 2010, at 12:33 AM, Colin Finck wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm currently developing two project tools which are going to be
> used by the German ReactOS foundation (custom IRC Server and plugin
> for Jameica - http://www.willuhn.de/products/jameica/).
> They shall be committed into a public ReactOS SVN repository.
> Since I believe that these tools are hardly useful for the average
> ReactOS developer, I don't want to commit them to our current /
> trunk/tools directory in the "reactos" repository. Among other
> disadvantages, every commit to them would trigger a useless
> BuildBot build, source checkouts would include unnecessary stuff, etc.
> As this is generally the case with most of the stuff in /trunk/
> tools, I'd like to move everything below this directory and the /
> irc directory into a new repository called "project-tools".
> We have already done a similar step in the past for the former
> "web" directory.
> Additionally, the "press-media" directory would be a similar
> candidate for an own "press-media" repository. After these steps,
> our "reactos" repository would finally contain only OS development
> related stuff.
> For comparison, Wine already keeps its main repository free from
> unrelated stuff and has several similar repositories (see http://
> If there are no objections to my idea within the next two weeks, I
> will proceed and set up "project-tools" and "press-media"
> repositories (preserving as much SVN history as possible).
> Ros-dev mailing list
> Ros-dev at reactos.org
More information about the Ros-dev