[arch-dev-public] commits ML for community repo

Roman Kyrylych roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Wed Oct 14 05:48:38 EDT 2009

On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 12:31, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Roman Kyrylych schrieb:
>> On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 00:07, Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> Here's an idea. Considering we no longer have CVS repos displayed on
>>> repos.archlinux.org, we could switch to an SVN only web viewer that
>>> supports this. http://demo.websvn.info/listing.php?repname=WebSVN&
>> Wow, this is so much better than ViewVC!
>> But please keep arch-commits ML (with community commits included)
>> in addition to RSS feeds provided by WebSVN.
> It doesn't support splitting the index into pages apparently.

I don't think this is a big problem.
I suppose usually people go to the SVN repo viewer through a link
on package's page which points directly to its directory in SVN.

> I was looking for more solutions last night - there was one that even used
> caching for efficiency, but it had some other drawback. I found more, but
> discarded many of them for minor reasons.

> svn::web: http://search.cpan.org/~nikc/SVN-Web/
> Demo: http://jc.ngo.org.uk/svnweb/
> Looks a lot like trac, but doesn't appear to support highlighting for file
> view. Arch lacks a few perl packages for this one though, but it should be
> easier to set up than bsSvnBrowser.

Highlighting could be easily done with a javascript:

Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)

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