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Some openSUSE Factory changes

Jun 03, 2009, 23:01 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Henne Vogelsang)

"To make this transition easy going for everybody we came up with the following plan:

"We want to split up Factory into smaller parts and join together devel projects of packages into topic projects in the Build Service. So for instance we want to have a GNOME:Factory project with all GNOME and related packages and Kernel:Head project with all the packages that belong to the kernel. To no one's surprise there are already a lot of teams that handle their packages in this way. For instance the GNOME and the Kernel Teams ;-) What we want now is to use this model for every aspect of the distribution, not only the big parts where this comes naturally. All current maintainers are working at the moment on an initial setup for these groups. You can see it evolving live in this svn repo:


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