[Mageia-dev] [Mageia-sysadm] Feature:RpmDrakeShowsAdvisories

Anne Nicolas ennael1 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 08:30:21 CEST 2012

Le 12/06/2012 00:18, AL13N a écrit :
> Op dinsdag 12 juni 2012 00:14:55 schreef nicolas vigier:
>> On Mon, 11 Jun 2012, AL13N wrote:
>>> Op maandag 11 juni 2012 23:52:42 schreef nicolas vigier:
>>>> On Sun, 10 Jun 2012, AL13N wrote:
>>>>> see https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Feature:RpmDrakeShowsAdvisories
>>>>> in essence, it's filling out the descriptions file.
>>>>> Can Sysadmins do this while they are moving the updates? Just until
>>>>> the
>>>>> tool has been written for QA to do this themselves.
>>>> Yes, we need someone to fill out the descriptions file until the tools
>>>> to generate it are ready. Thanks for volunteering !
>>>> We can sync the descriptions file on the mirror from svn automatically.
>>> any idea where the location of the svn file is?
>> It's not on svn yet, but can be added if you want to be responsible for
>> filling that descriptions file.
>>>> And you are responsible for browsing validated updates on bugzilla every
>>>> day to manually fill out the descriptions file for each new package. Ok
>>>> ?
>>> hmm, sounds like alot of work.
>> That's why it's not done now. And is waiting until we have tools to
>> generate that file automatically with the advisory email.
> while this sounds nice (is the advisory email also manually?), it might take a
> while to get this done.
> I was thinking if we have QA do this at the moment they validate the email and
> have them commit directly to a svn location. is this possible as a quick
> solution?

Please QA is already overloaded so any help is welcome.

> perhaps you could add some details and howtos and pointers on that Feature?
> since this is about the tool for it?


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