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   * svn://svn.debian.org/dpkg/trunk
   * Web interface: http://svn.debian.org/wsvn/dpkg/trunk
   * git clone git://git.debian.org/git/dpkg/dpkg.git
   * Web interface: http://git.debian.org/?p=dpkg/dpkg.git;a=summary
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   * Discussion: [[MailTo(debian-dpkg AT lists DOT debian DOT org)]] [http://lists.debian.org/debian-dpkg/ lists]
   * Commits: [[MailTo(debian-dpkg-cvs AT lists DOT debian DOT org)]] (even if we don't use CVS any more)
   * Bugs: [[MailTo(debian-dpkg-bugs AT lists DOT debian DOT org)]]
   * You can also get commit notices and bugs via the [http://packages.qa.debian.org/dpkg Package Tracking System].
   * Discussion: <<MailTo(debian-dpkg AT lists DOT debian DOT org)>> [[http://lists.debian.org/debian-dpkg/|lists]]
   * Commits: <<MailTo(debian-dpkg-cvs AT lists DOT debian DOT org)>> (even if we don't use CVS any more)
   * Bugs: <<MailTo(debian-dpkg-bugs AT lists DOT debian DOT org)>>
   * You can also get commit notices and bugs via the [[http://packages.qa.debian.org/dpkg|Package Tracking System]].
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 * '''Email contact''': [[MailTo(debian-dpkg AT lists DOT debian DOT org)]]
 * '''Request tracker''': http://bugs.debian.org/src:dpkg
 * '''Email contact''': <<MailTo(debian-dpkg AT lists DOT debian DOT org)>>
 * '''Request tracker''':
   *
http://bugs.debian.org/src:dpkg
   * http://bugs.debian.org/src:dpkg;ordering=dpkg-program-maint
   * http://bugs.debian.org/src:dpkg;ordering=dpkg-class-maint
   * http://bugs.debian.org/src:dpkg;ordering=dpkg-maint
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 * Guillem Jover (braindmg) is the most active contributor.
 * Frank Lichtenheld (djpig) does some bug fixing, mainly on dpkg-dev.
 * Nicolas François (nekral) handles the part concerning localization infrastructure (po4a,) and also works on install-info.
 * GuillemJover (braindmg) is the team leader and main contributor, he tends to concentrate on dpkg itself.
 * RaphaelHertzog (buxy) is currently the main contributor to dpkg-dev.
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 * RaphaelHertzog (buxy) writes the new dpkg-shlibdeps (not yet in trunk).
 * Brendan O'Dea (bod) has worked on Wig-and-Pen unpack support and various dpkg-dev
   bug fixes.
 * Ian Jackson (iwj) is the Ubuntu maintainer of dpkg and is the original author of dpkg.
 * Tollef Fog Heen (Mithrandir) has been working on multi-arch support (he hasn't commit access yet)
 * Ian Jackson (iwj) is the original author of dpkg.
 * Nicolas François (nekral) handles the part concerning localization infrastructure (po4a).
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 * Several other contributors provide occasional patches/branches.
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 * [[Icon(star_on.png)]] Help triage/reproduce the bugs.
 * [[Icon(star_on.png)]][[Icon(star_on.png)]] Provide patches for confirmed bugs.
 * <<Icon(star_on.png)>> Help triage/reproduce the bugs.
 * <<Icon(star_on.png)>> Provide non-regression tests to be merged in [[http://git.debian.org/?p=dpkg/pkg-tests.git;a=summary|pkg-tests.git]]
 * <<Icon(star_on.png)>><<Icon(star_on.png)>> Provide patches for confirmed bugs.
 * <<Icon(star_on.png)>><<Icon(star_on.png)>> Help us review and update patches, see [[/ReviewMergeQueue|ReviewMergeQueue]].
 * <<Icon(star_on.png)>><<Icon(star_on.png)>><<Icon(star_on.png)>> Help us complete the projects on our [[/RoadMap|roadmap]].
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## == More stuff == == More stuff ==

 * [[/ReviewMergeQueue|ReviewMergeQueue]]: patches/branches to be reviewed, updated and merged.
 * [[/GitUsage|GitUsage]]: recommandations for handling the Git repository
 * [[http://git.debian.org/?p=dpkg/dpkg.git;a=blob;f=doc/coding-style.txt|Coding style]]: the coding style documentation
 * [[http://people.debian.org/%7Eglandium/bts/d/dpkg.png|Graphic of the evolution of number of dpkg bugs]]
 * When we switched to Git, we tried to integrate as much history as possible. You'll find the data and scripts used for that purpose [[http://dpkg.alioth.debian.org/dpkg-history/|here]].
 * [[http://www.seanius.net/blog/2009/09/dpkg-triggers-howto/|Triggers HOWTO]] by Sean Finney.
 * [[/Downstream|Downstream]]: list of downstream distributions shipping dpkg.

== Projects tracked on the wiki ==

 * /RoadMap
 * Current projects:
   * [[/DebianRules]]: a problem to solve
   * [[/Proposals/ConffileDatabase]]
   * [[/StringsReview]]: i18ned strings review/uniformization
   * [[/PerlAPICleanup]]: what we want to do to finalize the perl API
   * [[Projects/DebSrc3.0]]
 * Old projects:
   * [[Transitions/DpkgToGnuInstallInfo]]
   * [[Projects/ImprovedDpkgShlibdeps]]

== Support the project ==

You can Flattr the work done by RaphaelHertzog on dpkg: [[http://flattr.com/thing/29919/Debian-Package-Manager|{{http://api.flattr.com/button/button-compact-static-100x17.png|Flattr dpkg developers}}|target="_blank"]]
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## This page is referenced from http://packages.debian.org/lenny/dpkg
CategoryTeams CategoryPermalink

Dpkg Team

Infrastructure

Interacting with the team

Usual roles

  • GuillemJover (braindmg) is the team leader and main contributor, he tends to concentrate on dpkg itself.

  • RaphaelHertzog (buxy) is currently the main contributor to dpkg-dev.

  • Christian Perrier (bubulle) coordinates the translations.
  • Ian Jackson (iwj) is the original author of dpkg.
  • Nicolas François (nekral) handles the part concerning localization infrastructure (po4a).
  • Many other translators have commit access to maintain their translations.
  • Several other contributors provide occasional patches/branches.

Task description

The team is in charge of the dpkg package manager. It maintains it and develop new features.

Get involved

  • {*} Help triage/reproduce the bugs.

  • {*} Provide non-regression tests to be merged in pkg-tests.git

  • {*}{*} Provide patches for confirmed bugs.

  • {*}{*} Help us review and update patches, see ReviewMergeQueue.

  • {*}{*}{*} Help us complete the projects on our roadmap.

More stuff

Projects tracked on the wiki

Support the project

You can Flattr the work done by RaphaelHertzog on dpkg: Flattr dpkg developers


CategoryTeams CategoryPermalink