Suddenly STAGE appeared

Mike Brown mike at
Fri Oct 4 15:55:25 UTC 2013

Paul Schmehl wrote:
> Or did I miss the announcement?

On this list, there are two ongoing threads about it,
started in the last couple days. 

Look for subject lines "Explain staging" and
"[HEADSUP] Staging, packaging and more" here:
> Is there a doc that explains STAGE and how to convert a port to the new 
> system?  Why STAGE was created?  What it's purpose is?

General overviews:

Conversion details:

IMHO the overviews need to be incorporated into the wiki.

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