[xiphos-devel] 4.2.0 tagged and pushed

Greg Hellings greg.hellings at gmail.com
Fri May 8 14:19:33 MST 2020

On Fri, May 8, 2020 at 6:08 AM Caleb Maclennan <caleb at alerque.com> wrote:

> And before anybody chimes in, yes I'm aware there are yet more namespaces
> already floating around on launchpad. There is a "crosswire-misc" project,
> a "~pkg-crosswire-devel" team, and half a dozen "xiphos-something" projects
> users have spawned building their own PPAs. I would ignore all the bits
> except the ones I mentioned before and gradually hope to
> cleanup/consolidate/obsolete them in favor of clearly named canonical
> namespaces for the various resources.
> I also forgot to mention my third recommendation: the least disruptive
> solution(s) possible are to use the existing "xiphos-devel" or
> "pkgcrosswire" team team space and add a new PPA (either "xiphos-devel/ppa"
> or "pkgcrosswire/xiphos" and setup packaging there. No renames to existing
> launchpad stuff, just a new new fresh PPA and leave the existing archaic
> Crosswire PPAs to be cleaned up later.

I would say don't re-invent the wheel, and don't try to rename it to "round
rolly thing", either. Use pkgcrosswire, as ugly as that might be to us. It
has history, I believe it's where packages have long been held. Follow the
KISS principle.

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