Uploading a source file to packages.macports.org

Jeremy Lavergne jeremy at lavergne.gotdns.org
Fri Jul 26 07:00:25 PDT 2013

>> well, we used to have people put files in part of our svn repo for things that didn't have a good master site (and the mirror could just be a mirror).
>> At some point, we decided that this was bad, and told people to stop doing it - without having a good self-serve replacement method.
> I agree. I think it would be nice to be able to directly upload some files to distfiles.m.o. Does it imply some kind of security concern?

We likely don't have authentication setup (hello buildbot), but we could easily set the sticky bit so everyone can create their files but not delete someone else's.

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