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Drak drak at zikula.org
Mon May 24 20:17:47 UTC 2010


Okay :)  Full ACK.

Btw... where is David... he seemed to drop off the air, at least for me.  I
mailed a half dozen times a while back but maybe I have the wrong mail
address...?

Drak


On 25 May 2010 01:59, Paul W. Frields <stickster at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 12:44:55AM +0545, Drak wrote:
> >    2010/5/24 Toshio Kuratomi <[1]a.badger at gmail.com>
> >
> >      (And hopefully the smarty packager would add the vendor patch to our
> >      smarty package).
> >
> >      For me the best medium for this is bugzilla -- but it could be that
> >      communicating the needs to the zikula maintainer and letting him
> open
> >      the
> >      bugzilla ticket to the smarty/php/etc maintainers is the best
> >      workflow...
> >      What does ke4qq think?
> >
> >    I think ya'll jumping the gun.  I was just asking a 'what-if'
> question.
>
> Nope, I think we're all on the same page here.  We were giving answers
> to a hypothetical.  I don't think anyone's expecting a bunch of patch
> requests to come rolling in! :-) But it's good for us to have some
> idea of whether anything like that might be expected in the future so
> the maintainers in question are prepared and ready to help.
>
> >     We simply do not allow forking or patching of vendor libraries, we
> never
> >    have done it - however, there have been a few instances where there
> was a
> >    patch applied upstream and we have included the upstream patch which
> was
> >    due to be released in a future version but not done so yet.  I was
> just
> >    asking in view of your strict rules.
> >    Anyway, we have decided to start tracking vendors anyhow in our distro
> so
> >    that maintainers have an easier task overall anyhow.  Let me know if
> there
> >    is anything else that would be useful for packagers.
> >    [2]
> http://code.zikula.org/core/browser/branches/zikula-1.3/src/docs/VENDORS
> >    Ok, so who are our packagers for Zikula - is there a way to find out
> from
> >    a wiki or something?
> >    Drak
>
> That's ke4qqq (David Nalley), to whom Toshio referred earlier.  He was
> asking for David's opinion on how he would want to deal with this
> situation if it happened.
>
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