repocopying games/linux-enemyterritory-jaymod

Eitan Adler lists at
Tue Jan 10 22:15:14 UTC 2012

On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 5:01 PM, Michael Scheidell
<scheidell at> wrote:
> lets start by opening a PR for each port, offering to take maintainership.
> (edit-pr.. I think the class is 'change-request')

send-pr or the web form

> once you are approved as maintainer, you would then ask a committer to set
> class for repocopy.

status not class

> and, maybe you can just set class as repocopy in the initial pr.


> include patches against the COPY in your PR

copy should be identical

> GNATS will auto assign it to portmgr, who will make the copy (which
> preserves the cvs history),
> once copy is made, it will be re-assigned back to the pool, or a committer
> who will commit your changes.

The committer who asked for the repo copy gets it, it does not go back
to the pool. Do not submit a repocopy you don't intend to deal with (I
learned this lesson some time ago).

Eitan Adler

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