[linux-dvb] Future of Multiproto

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Fri Oct 12 00:11:20 CEST 2007


Artem Makhutov wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> On Fri, Oct 12, 2007 at 01:24:54AM +0400, Manu Abraham wrote:
>> Steven Toth wrote:
>>> I tried to salvage the project a number of times but you can't find a
>>> way to bring the patches back to the community at linuxtv.org.
>> heck, i don't follow the problem you are stating in here.
> 
> I can't understand your problems!
> 
> What is the big difference between hosting the tree on linuxtv.org or
> somewhere else?
> 

The same question i ask.


> Everyone can access the source, hosted on a private server, by the same
> way like on linuxtv.org and send patches via the mailing list.

You can send the patches via the ML, no issues.
 
> So why means hosting a tree on a private server not contributing to
> the community?

Easier to maintain. linuxtv.org, just provides hg push/pull, but on a private 
server you can easily handle what you want, for example every time you don't 
have to push/pull (for me it takes ~45 minutes on a push for a new tree)

Whereas on the private server it is easy to do it in the shell. 

> 
> Regards, Artem
> 


Regards,
Manu



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