[development] Mischievous registration of projects
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Wed Dec 19 01:53:11 UTC 2007
On Dec 1, 2007, at 2:56 AM, Thomas Barregren wrote:
> and that the Submit Project form <http://drupal.org/node/add/
> project_project/> strongly express that registrations of projects
> without also making a release node is unacceptable.
I disagree with this. People should (re)read the email I sent almost
exactly 1 year ago about why people shouldn't put in-development code
in the sandbox, but should instead use actual project nodes for it...
This was in response to a huge, ugly thread about removing the CVS
sandbox entirely, so don't worry about the first few paragraphs, and
instead focus on the rest of it, starting with:
> that said, after reading all the related threads, i've noticed a few
> important misconceptions about how project nodes, release nodes, and
> our CVS repository interact with each other. i'll grant that all of
> this has been in flux (hopefully for the better) for the last year,
> but i think it's essential to clear these up as this discussion of
> the sandboxes evolves:
i specifically talk about why it's sometimes a good idea to create a
project node but not necessarily create any release nodes.
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