[pacman-dev] pacman source repository status?

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Wed May 23 11:35:37 EDT 2007

On 5/23/07, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 5/23/07, Andrew Fyfe <andrew at neptune-one.net> wrote:
> > What's the status of the pacman source repository? At the moment I count
> > 3 {,semi-}official repositories (in order of which is most up to date):
> >         - projects.archlinux.org/git/pacman.git
> >         - code.toofishes.net/gitprojects/pacman.git
> >                 (does this pull from projects.archlinux.org?)
> >         - cvs.archlinux.org
> >
> > Is pacman development switch over too git? and which is the offical
> > repository?
> projects.al.org is now the official place of development. My site
> (code.toofishes.net) should mirror this most of the time, it is where
> I will push my working branch if I want people to look it over.
> Finally, CVS is being used for the 3.0.X branch (bugfix releases, no
> new features).

In addition, this is a (close approximation) of a distributed setup.
As such, there's no real "official tree".  You are completely free to
pull from Dan's or the archlinux.org tree (I still have yet to publish

I think perhaps I should write up a document on how this whole process
is meant to work.

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