Israwhidebroken.com Proposal

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== Overview ==
 
== Overview ==
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Provide a single, well-known location with information about whether or not Rawhide is ''broken'', and a link to the ''last known-good'' Rawhide tree.
  
 
=== Problem Space ===
 
=== Problem Space ===
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Sometimes Rawhide is ''broken''. Brokenness typically comes in one of these types:
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* Installer
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** Installer images missing
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** Installer doesn't work
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* Repo
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** Metadata is missing
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** Package/file conflicts
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** Dependency problems
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* Functional
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** Major bugs with packages in the "Critical Path" (see [[Critical Path Packages Proposal]])
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When Rawhide is broken it's much harder for people to become Rawhide testers, harder for developers to get fixes into the hands of testers, and other such badness.
  
 
=== Proposed Solution ===
 
=== Proposed Solution ===

Revision as of 14:38, 10 June 2009


Contents

Overview

Provide a single, well-known location with information about whether or not Rawhide is broken, and a link to the last known-good Rawhide tree.

Problem Space

Sometimes Rawhide is broken. Brokenness typically comes in one of these types:

  • Installer
    • Installer images missing
    • Installer doesn't work
  • Repo
    • Metadata is missing
    • Package/file conflicts
    • Dependency problems
  • Functional

When Rawhide is broken it's much harder for people to become Rawhide testers, harder for developers to get fixes into the hands of testers, and other such badness.

Proposed Solution

Scope

Active Ingredients

Component 1

Component 2

Discussion Points

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