The team is in charge of the dpkg package manager. It maintains it and develop new features.
Alioth Project: http://alioth.debian.org/projects/dpkg
Source code: git clone git://git.debian.org/git/dpkg/dpkg.git (Web interface)
Functional test-suite: git clone git://git.debian.org/git/dpkg/pkg-tests.git (Web interface)
Package Tracking System: http://packages.qa.debian.org/dpkg
Interacting with the team
Discussion mailing list: <debian-dpkg AT lists DOT debian DOT org> (subscribe form)
Public IRC channel: #debian-dpkg on irc.debian.org (OFTC)
See the Contribute page.
GuillemJover (braindmg) is the team leader, he tends to concentrate on dpkg itself.
RaphaelHertzog (buxy) contributed a lot to dpkg-dev but has worked on dpkg itself too.
- Christian Perrier (bubulle) coordinates the translations.
- Many other translators have commit access to maintain their translations.
- Several other contributors provide occasional patches/branches.
ReviewMergeQueue: patches/branches to be reviewed, updated and merged.
GitUsage: recommendations for handling the Git repository
Coding style: the coding style documentation
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 here.
Triggers HOWTO by Sean Finney.
Downstream: list of downstream distributions shipping dpkg.
Projects tracked on the wiki
- Current projects:
- Old projects:
Support the project