[pacman-dev] Planning the move to the Arch Linux Gitlab instance

Daniel M. Capella polyzen at archlinux.org
Tue May 5 07:43:52 UTC 2020

On Sun May 3, 2020 at 7:20 PM EDT, Anatol Pomozov wrote:
> Hi
> On Sat, May 2, 2020 at 1:29 AM Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:

> > So how would we proceed?
> >
> > Bugs:
> > Do we pick a date where we disable new bug submissions on the current
> > tracker and point towards gitlab?  Are old bug transferred after some
> > ruthless trimming - I don't think this can be automated...
> Do we want to try to move bugs to Gitlab or we start Gitlab bug
> database from scratch? I personally fine with either case but if we
> choose the latter option then bugs.archlinux.org should stay available
> read-only as an archive of the discussions.

Perhaps we should have a read-only archive (redirects to the Wayback
Machine?) regardless. We have all those references in our package
commits and elsewhere (eg. a PR I made just today to an outside

Daniel <https://danielcapella.com>

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