Could you register Frugalware Linux ?

Asked by Devil505 on 2010-11-29

Hi,

I've read https://answers.edge.launchpad.net/launchpad/+faq/22 and I want to register Frugalware Linux as a distribution.
I've created a project page https://launchpad.net/frugalware but I think it was the wrong way, please remove it and make a distribution page.

Here is the required infos:
Name: Frugalware Linux
Team: Frugalware Developers

Thanks.

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2010-11-29
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2010-12-09
Curtis Hovey (sinzui) said : #1

I can register a frugalware as a distribution, but before I do I think you need to be certain you accept the limited features.

  * It cannot have distribution mirrors
  * It will not have packages because it is not built by Launchpad
  * You cannot push code to a distribution...
  * ...but can push code to non-existent series source package
  * It cannot use Launchpad Translations
  * It cannot have a remote bug tracker
  * If you create series, they will claim to be derived from an Ubuntu series

Devil505 (devil505) said : #2

No problem, I accept these limited features.

Curtis Hovey (sinzui) said : #3

I have assigned the issue to an admin. The existing project will be renamed /frugalware-old and a new distribution will be registered as /frugalware. Your team will be made the maintainer. We can deactivate /frugalware-old when you have copied the information from the project to the distribution.

Devil505 (devil505) said : #4

OK Thanks :)

Tom Haddon (mthaddon) said : #5

Curtis, I've renamed the existing project to frugalware-old. Can you create the distribution, or do you need us to do that?

Curtis Hovey (sinzui) said : #6

I cannot register a distribution, can you do that Tom?

Curtis Hovey (sinzui) said : #7

This question still needs an answer.

Stefan Stasik (stefan-stasik) said : #8

Hi, I have created this distribution for you now.

Thank you, Stefan

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