[development] Consolidating duplicate contrib modules for D7
Daniel F. Kudwien
news at unleashedmind.com
Thu Dec 10 03:58:48 UTC 2009
> Yes, agree to all. And imho, NOW (i.e. BEFORE a D7 final) is
> a good time to adapt such a more cooperative contrib
> development mode. Once all the competing modules have D7
> versions, the problem is just prolonged for about two years until D8.
> And at the same time, some tools part of the workflow could
> be improved, too. Migration to GIT (only the D7 repository!),
> testing bots, etc. Of course it's a lot of work. Getting it
> done requires the commitment to do it.
Change happens by contribution. It seems you are highly interested. So why
don't you pick your most annoying candidates, do and publish a module
comparison, contact the maintainers and get them talking to each other to
get the ball rolling?
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