Spin Updates Policy Draft
katzj at redhat.com
Wed Mar 12 03:22:42 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-03-11 at 17:31 -0500, Josh Boyer wrote:
> On Tue, 11 Mar 2008 16:32:01 -0400 Jeremy Katz <katzj at redhat.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, 2008-03-11 at 12:19 -0800, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> > > On Tue, Mar 11, 2008 at 11:58 AM, Jeremy Katz <katzj at redhat.com> wrote:
> > > > Doesn't this also imply rel-eng taking on building said updates? Since
> > > > the hosted spins were also being built by rel-eng AFAIK at this point.
> > >
> > > If the updates are Release Update Spins, yes they are to be built like
> > > Release Spins because they are going to be hosted. If they are to be
> > > contributed update spins, then they don't require hosting from Fedora
> > > and they can be built and hosted like any contributed spin in the
> > > Kickstart Pool.
> > So that means we need buy-in from rel-eng to do more building of images.
> > I know that I personally don't have any spare cycles for doing so
> Building images isn't all that time consuming. I was doing it for a
> while before we started this conversation and I'll do it again if needs
> be. Frankly, it's one of the few ways I feel I can actually
> contribute. Yay for more than 1 person in rel-eng ;)
Building them doesn't take long. Verifying is where the time is spent.
Well, and getting things to fit on a CD.
 Anyone want to guess what I've spent too many hours doing over the
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