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From "Alan D. Cabrera" <>
Subject Re: Tooling friendly incubator report
Date Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:02:50 GMT

On Sep 2, 2014, at 5:49 PM, Roman Shaposhnik <> wrote:

> On Sat, Aug 30, 2014 at 8:54 AM, Alan D. Cabrera <> wrote:
>> On Aug 24, 2014, at 2:16 PM, Roman Shaposhnik <> wrote:
>>> On Sun, Aug 24, 2014 at 1:54 PM, Alan D. Cabrera <>
>>>>> but its just my opinion, and if incubator is used to work differently,
>>>>> will not be the one to propose big changes.
>>>> This is pretty much how it works now.  As I mentioned above, I am merely
>>>> that we use a more structured YAML file instead of a wiki page.
>>> On that note: I *really* would like to start using YAMLized version
>>> for our Sep report.
>> I think that we'll stick w/ the wiki for September's report.  We need to work out
things like where to put the YAML file.
> Can I make a suggestion, please?
> Would it be too much to ask to have YAML report *in addition*
> with the regular wiki?

Keeping the YAML file in sync with the free form wiki would be very difficult.  

IMO, having both would be confusing.

> We should be absolutely clear that it is auxiliary, but I think
> it will be a useful way for poddlings to familiarize themselves
> with the structure of the YAML file and ease the transition
> later on.

Working with a YAML file will not be too difficult for podlings; this is a technical community.

>> Where should we put the YAML file.  It needs to be in a place where all committers
have R/W access.  I was thinking:
> This looks like as good place as any. Besides, changing that location
> is one svn mv away ;-)

Do podling committers have R/W access?


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