[Mageia-dev] Mirror tree structure

Remy CLOUARD shikamaru at mandriva.org
Fri Oct 22 16:37:14 CEST 2010

On Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 10:55:32PM +0200, Renaud MICHEL wrote:
> On jeudi 21 octobre 2010 at 21:36, Remy CLOUARD wrote :
> > On Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 12:44:16AM +0200, Olivier Thauvin wrote:
> > > I don't know any process to deny someone to push hdlists and rpms.
> > > However I don't think it is a good idea to use this space as an
> > > alternative to oficial mageia. The risk is to confuse people.
> > 
> > Well, I don’t think it’s about confusing people, after all these
> > packages are in a different subtree than regular packages, rather
> > giving choice. I know at least one person who said on #mageia-de that
> > mageia would be a no-go for him if he couldn’t have awesome.
> awesome is already in mandriva, why wouldn't it be in mageia?
> If there is someone willing to package it, he may as well do it in the core 
> repository (be it main or contrib, or whatever they will be called).
This is off-topic, I was just taking awesome as an example.

Awesome in current Mandriva is outdated (v2.3.6) whereas 3.4.8 was
released. It’s just like comparing kde3 or kde4.

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