sh at sourcecode.de
Tue Nov 8 16:09:00 CST 2005
you should talk to some of the launchpad guys...
especially daniel silverstone(kinnison at freenode) and celso providelo
(cprov at freenode).
... about your idea.
On Tue, 2005-11-08 at 16:52 -0500, John Dong wrote:
> Smack me if you think I'm losing it, but...
> What do people think about a backporting [i]service[/i]? As in, a
> LAMP-based web portal where people can request packages to be
> auto-backported from Breezy, and then have a build engine sift through
> the requests, and notify users via e-mail when packages are ready to
> "pick up".
> I think it's a great way to satisfy those impulse-backport-demands,
> and gives us valuable statistical insight as to what kind of stuff
> users want, as well as automated reports of whether or not certain
> backports go through properly.
> I'm gonna get started writing such a system... the geek appeal is just
> too appealing :)
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