I applied most of your changes. The one I didn't apply was the one
about CVS. Since we don't have the infrastructure to give external
users accounts on CVS yet, I don't want to imply that in the
docs. Instead, I added a note that says anonymous access does not give
you write permissions.
The changes should appear on the website shortly.
Thanks for the patch,
On Thu, Sep 25, 2003 at 11:43:18PM +0330, Roozbeh Pournader wrote:
Attached is a suggested patch for the Developer's Guide
against the current version in CVS.
One issue I didn't patch, is that 'epoch' is never explained in the
document, although it's referenced twice. It certainly needs to be
written about, since there are people who don't know what it is (I
1. Fixed a typo in the legal notice.
2. Explained that anonymous access, as specified in the CVS guidelines,
is not enough for changing the files on the server.
3. Mentioned that the Guidelines on RPM should be used as a checklist
(almost all of its items were already explained elsewhere).
4. Mentioned that 'all' of the criteria should be met for a Beta
Exception (was I right?)