[Buildroot] Still no answer for a contribution made in March
jacmet at uclibc.org
Thu Jun 12 17:32:01 UTC 2008
>>>>> "Ulf" == Ulf Samuelsson <ulf.samuelsson at atmel.com> writes:
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>> >> Agree - And lack of testing before stuff gets checked in. The deeper
>> >> issue is that we don't do releases I guess, so there's a tension
>> >> between doing development, and having something stable for actual use.
Ulf> Maybe we should start?
>> Fine by me, but that means we'll need to spend time stabilizing the
>> tree and make sure the packages actually work (on multiple archs). Do
>> you have time to help on this?
Ulf> In August I think there will be time for implementation,
Ulf> but we could discuss the underlying architecture before that.
Ulf> The tarball mirror server is critical.
Ulf> I have been trying to convince my colleagues to set something up,
Ulf> and there is some progress, since some packages are now at
Ulf> and this could be used for testing the mirror function.
The support is there already (BR2_PRIMARY_SITE), but I would strongly
prefer to host it on uclibc.org instead.
Mike, would a package mirror on the uclibc.org machine be possible
Ulf> Anyone volunteering for implementing a wget script?
It's there already (for the new-style Makefile.autotools.in packages).
Bye, Peter Korsgaard
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