Work in Progress
The service described below is not public, yet. Please ignore any related information until it is officially published.
Even the name (Salsa) is not official, yet.
Salsa is a collaborative development platform within Debian.
Users: Login and Registration
Debian Developers can login with their Debian email address
- you need to use your official Debian email address in order to gain specific permissions for Debian Developers
everyone else can register an account with an implicitly added suffix -guest
Namespace concepts (Users, Teams, Packages, ...)
- Debian Developers
- everyone else
- Group Administrators
Hints for previous users of Alioth
Salsa provides services which partially replace some features of the former Alioth service. The following hints may help you to move your packaging collaboration effort from Alioth to Salsa.
Import git repository
Import non-git version control repository
Only git repositories are supported by the Salsa platform.
You may want to take a look at the ?reasons for not supporting other version control systems within Salsa.
Salsa does not offer any mailinglist features.
You may want to take a look at the ?reasons for not providing mailinglists within Salsa.
Import members of a team
It is not possible to transfer the members of an Alioth team to Salsa. You will need to ask the members of your team to join your team on Salsa individually.
See the Salsa maintenance description.