[Mageia-dev] Mageia policies

Leandro Dorileo ldorileo at gmail.com
Fri Dec 17 20:26:46 CET 2010

Hi Ahmad

On Fri, Dec 17, 2010 at 3:33 PM, Ahmad Samir <ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 16 December 2010 20:21, Remy CLOUARD <shikamaru at mandriva.org> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> As promised, you’ll find a list of existing policies that we could use
>> for Mageia. As we said during our first meeting, the idea is to avoid
>> NIH syndrome and reuse what already exists.
>> Here is a list of some of Mandriva policies for review. I tried to
>> organize them in sections, some of them might be rather incomplete, or
>> outdated. Please announce which subsection you’re going to proofread,
>> that will allow us to get through them faster (2 or 3 people max per
>> page should be good)
>> As for the process, I would be in favor of creating one thread per
>> policy review, because that could help people having knowledge in some
>> area to sort out these mails and reply to them specifically.
>> Some of these policies have already been discussed in previous threads,
>> in that case we shouldn’t create a new one.
>> New packagers might want to take a look at some of these policies
>> too, it will help you getting faster on par with the prerequisites to
>> become a packager too.
>> WARNING, long list coming.
> [...]
>> Bug policy
>> http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Policies/Bug_policy
>> This one should be handled in coordination with (or by) the triage team.

There`s a wiki page listing some policies[1], we could list the
packaging policies there, what do you think?

[1] - http://www.mageia.org/wiki/doku.php?id=policies


Leandro Dorileo

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