On Sat, 02 Mar 2013 04:44:39 +0200
Axilleas Pipinellis <axilleas(a)archlinux.gr> wrote:
Greetings from a newly registered member!
I've seen the 'GSoC @ Infra' thread but I didn't want to hijack it
nor do I know how to reply to a thread through mailman...
I will be applying for GSoC this summer and GitLab is my first
priority as I have been using it since version 2 and I want to
contribute in any way I can. I have been talking with Vit Ondruch
about the packaging procedure and I just sent a mail  to the
ruby-sig list too, regarding this.
I have also read last year's discussion  and it was made clear
Dan Allen  that besides the whole implementation thing, it is as
important to find some people that will maintain the project
longterm. And I am willing to do this. I don't know if it is possible
for more than one person to work on a project during GSoC, but
another fellow is interested in this as well . So, now we are
This should be very interesting and I am looking forward to hearing
from the infra team :)
Sure. We have talked about this as well... I think the important thing
to focus on right now is the packaging. Until it's packaged and up to
Fedora guidelines, we aren't likely to look at deploying it. :)
Once the packaging hurdle is overcome, yeah, we would want a team to
help manage it and deploy it and keep it running.
For our process on adding a new stupported application. It's kind of
lengthy, but we want to make sure things are supportable and
Good luck and keep us posted on the packaging process. ;)