[CentOS-devel] Updating The CentOS Artwork Repository

Thu Aug 2 08:12:02 UTC 2012
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>


On 08/02/2012 03:03 AM, Alain Reguera Delgado wrote:
> I already began to download a working copy of The CentOS Artwork
> Repository with the intention of committing up the changes I've been
> working on through these last 3 years and this way, put in place all the
> information you need to test, verify and validate the work. I'm using a
> slow commutated connection with an average speed of 5KB/s but things are
> going on. I think the new directory structure should be online to the
> end of this month, if everything goes as planned so far.

That sounds great! Is there anything that we can do to help with that
5KB/s situation ?

> The CentOS Artwork Repository has changed significantly from that
> version currently online to that one I pretend to share this month. The
> directory structure currently online suffered significant changes as to
> be completely replaced. A preview of the new directory structure I want
> to share is in the following file:
> http://wiki.centos.org/AlainRegueraDelgado?action=AttachFile&do=get&target=tcar.tree.bz2
> I would like to know what do we do with the old directory structure
> currently available online (https://projects.centos.org/svn/artwork/)?
> Do we remove it completely in the sake of the new one, or do we preserve
> it in some other place (maybe under tags/)? ...

yeah, tag it away. Also, if you are doing a lot of your work offline,
have you considered git-svn ?

> Once all the information be online and ready to be used, my plan is to
> update the wiki page (http://wiki.centos.org/ArtWork) to introduce the
> changes and the steps you need to follow in order to test the new
> directory structure of The CentOS Artwork Repository. This info might
> probably answer some of the questions laying around.

That sounds good. We are starting to redo the website and the content
under there as well, so we might be able to use some of the Artwork
things already done by you.

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