No More Source Packages

Registered by Scott James Remnant (Canonical) on 2006-06-09

This informational specification describes a world in which the development base of Ubuntu is not source packages, but a revision control system. It describes both the Bazaar and Launchpad features that would be needed to do this, and the kinds of work flow that the distro team would like to follow with them.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Matt Zimmerman
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Scott James Remnant (Canonical)
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Informational Informational
Milestone target:
None
Started by
Scott James Remnant (Canonical) on 2006-08-16
Completed by
Scott James Remnant (Canonical) on 2006-08-16

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Sprints

Whiteboard

keybuk: Satisfied with open discussion and specification written based on that. Needs further review and possibly private discussion between sabdfl, lifeless, jbailey and I.

lifeless: 20060623 looking good to me.

mdz: approved 2006-06-23, trivial corrections made

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Work Items

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* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.