Author Topic: github organisation: simutrans  (Read 2976 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline sdog

github organisation: simutrans
« on: November 21, 2012, 10:08:37 PM »
Github allows to set up organisations. It might be a good idea to do so, since we have a couple of repositories and a number of people using it for simutrans.

I suggest doing so. If you want me to i'll go on and do it.

If doing so, it would be good to set up a simutrans email address with something of the like github@  and forward to the maintainer of the organization at github.


ps.: Regardless of this, i should like to ask for two simutrans email addresses to be set up and forwarded to me, if it's not too much inconvenience.
pak128git@   pak192.comic.git@  or similar, to use for the user accounts of the github mirrors of pak128 and pak192.comic respectively.

pps: Sorry i forgot who's managing the email, Timothy, Isaac?

correction: 196 -> 192, thanks Fabio.
« Last Edit: November 22, 2012, 03:27:05 AM by sdog »

Offline Fabio

  • Devotee
  • Administrator
  • *
  • Posts: 2898
  • Total likes: 7
  • Helpful: 91
  • The Pak128 Guy
    • Visit me on Facebook
  • Languages: EN, IT, RO, FR
Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2012, 11:07:07 PM »
Pak 196 ???

Offline Ashley

Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2012, 12:10:20 AM »
Where should the email accounts forward to?
Use Firefox? Interested in IPv6? Try SixOrNot the IPv6 status indicator for Firefox.
Why not try playing Simutrans online? See the Game Servers board for details.

Offline An_dz

  • Web Admin
  • Administrator
  • *
  • Posts: 2592
  • Total likes: 289
  • Helpful: 89
  • D'oh
    • by An_dz
  • Languages: PT, EN, (it, de)
Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #3 on: November 24, 2012, 02:04:47 AM »
How's the process on this?

Offline jamespetts

  • Simitrans-Extended project coordinator
  • Devotee
  • *
  • Posts: 15696
  • Total likes: 395
  • Helpful: 174
  • Cake baker
    • Bridgewater-Brunel
  • Languages: EN
Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2012, 10:29:16 PM »
This seems to be a good idea in principle, but I am not quite sure what this would entail in practice, since I haven't used Github organisations before. Are you able to summarise how they work...?
Download Simutrans-Extended.

Want to help with development? See here for things to do for coding, and here for information on how to make graphics/objects.

Follow Simutrans-Extended on Facebook.

Offline sdog

Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2012, 10:43:08 PM »
i'd start it up and find out in the process.
After having an initial organization, i'd add pak set repos for testing purpose.

https://github.com/blog/674-introducing-organizations

The reason i'm starting this is that i'll be having another github account soon, to manage the git mirror of pak192.comic.
And the hope that this helps to make the 'official' repos easier to find and identify as 'official'.

Offline jamespetts

  • Simitrans-Extended project coordinator
  • Devotee
  • *
  • Posts: 15696
  • Total likes: 395
  • Helpful: 174
  • Cake baker
    • Bridgewater-Brunel
  • Languages: EN
Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2012, 10:49:45 PM »
This is very interesting. I wonder how we might organise it? Is there any scope for clusters of organisations? Could we have Simutrans, Simutrans-Experimental, Pak192.Comic, Pak128.Britain, Pak128.Britain-Ex, Pak64, etc.?
Download Simutrans-Extended.

Want to help with development? See here for things to do for coding, and here for information on how to make graphics/objects.

Follow Simutrans-Extended on Facebook.

Offline sdog

Re: github organisation: simutrans
« Reply #7 on: December 03, 2012, 05:46:27 AM »
it would be sensible to have 'Simutrans' as organization and the paks asociated to it.