[arch-dev-public] Tedious: Moving packages from testing to the real repo

Daniel Isenmann daniel.isenmann at gmx.de
Sat Feb 2 08:13:00 EST 2008

On Fri, 1 Feb 2008 17:53:27 -0600
"Aaron Griffin" <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> wrote:

> I've noticed this process is real tedious.
> cvs update
> tag -d TESTING or TESTING-64
> tag -F CURRENT or CURRENT-64
> ssh archlinux.org
> mv files from testing to staging/testing(64)/del
> cp staging/testing(64)/del to staging/$REPO(64)/add
> run /arch/db-testing(64)
> run /arch/db-$REPO
> It gets even more tedious when you have to do it for both
> architectures.
> So, I want to improve this, but I want to know what _you_ all would
> like as a usecase here? Should there be a script on gerolde to do it,
> or should it be part of devtools with the db-scripts still run on
> gerolde. Opinions?

Haven't Pierre wrote such a script for moving and tagging packages from
testing to the real repos?


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