[Pkg-zfsonlinux-devel] ZFS support in partman-target

Gaudenz Steinlin gaudenz at debian.org
Tue May 21 14:04:18 UTC 2013

Turbo Fredriksson <turbo at bayour.com> writes:

> On May 21, 2013, at 7:11 AM, Christian PERRIER wrote:
>> How about applying as member of the "d-i" team on Alioth, if you
>> already have an Alioth account? Or applying for such account if you
>> don't. Then push your proposed changes to the "master" branches of the
>> various packages they belong to.
> Done. I'll push some commits during the day then.
> Most of my commits should be reasonably straigt forward, but there's
> a few that might need a little more review. Especially since kFreeBSD
> already contain support for ZVOL's, I don't want to risk messing with
> that (it shouldn't, but shit happens :).
> But since the ZoL (zfs and spl) isn't yet available in the archive
> (something about new packages not being accepted this year - !?),
> and the fact that some of the commits might not be very pretty, and
> some needs more talk, I was kind'a hoping someone would actually take
> a look at the commits I done and perhaps comment more on them.
> Maybe even actually testing it themselves? :)

If you now have access to the d-i reporsitories, just push the more
problematic parts to a branch instead of master. This still makes it a
lot easier to review.

If some parts depend on things not yet in the archive IMHO they should
not (yet) be commited to master. A branch is fine, though.


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Try again. Fail again. Fail better.
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