[75877] trunk/dports/databases

Bradley Giesbrecht pixilla at macports.org
Mon Feb 14 09:10:02 PST 2011

On Feb 14, 2011, at 8:03 AM, William Siegrist wrote:

> On Feb 14, 2011, at 7:35 AM, Daniel J. Luke wrote:
>> On Feb 13, 2011, at 11:44 PM, Joshua Root wrote:
>>> Unfortunately there's no way for you to put your files directly  
>>> onto the
>>> distfiles mirror at present, so the options are to host them  
>>> somewhere
>>> else (at least temporarily) and let them get mirrored, or ask the
>>> sysadmin nicely.
>> ... and this is a big step back from when we would put distfiles  
>> into svn.
>> Since I guess we're concerned with bloating the svn repo, maybe we  
>> could just get a second repo set up for us to put distfiles in? (or  
>> sftp access to a directory where committers could upload files?)
> How about filing a ticket titled "Distfile for portname-1.2.3",  
> attaching the distfile, and using the "server/hosting" component so  
> I see it? The attachment URL could even work as a temporary  
> master_site until the file is mirrored.

Thank you William.

Would using a PersonalSVNRepository work for temporary hosting of  

Bradley Giesbrecht
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