Debian meego maintainers

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libmeegotouch

597295

Git

libmeegotouch

libmeegotouch-clean

DidierRaboud

meego-packaging-tools

592314

Git

meego-packaging-tools

N/A

?FathiBoudra

mic2

578170

Git

image-creator

N/A

?FathiBoudra

meegotouch-theme

599738

Git

meegotouch-theme

meegotouch-theme-clean

DidierRaboud

spectacle

592311

Git

spectacle

N/A

?FathiBoudra

Packaging practices

''upstream'' branches

Despite the [Proposal] Packaging management in DVCS mail, most upstream repositories still ship packaging files (debian/, *.spec, *.yaml files and directories). In order to workaround this, DidierRaboud runs a "cleaning" script bi-daily that pushes to gitorious too. The master branch of said "cleaned" repository doesn't contain the packaging files and upstream/${version} tags are created with "git changelogs" included. This master branch is regularly (hand-)merged into the "upstream" branch of the alioth git repositories.

Additionally, as the upstream/${version} are git leaves (not in the chain of commits leading to "upstream"), most alioth repositories include a "mergeNewUpstreamRelease.sh" that should be called from the "master" branch as $ debian/mergeNewUpstreamRelease.sh upstream/${version} . This handles the merging and the pristine-tar generation.

Usertags

Here is a proposal for the use of usertags (or user categories):

User: pkg-meego-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org Usertags: itp, …