Migrating git repos to OpenDev
johnsomor at gmail.com
Fri Mar 8 17:36:52 UTC 2019
Gitea looks great! My only wish is the search bar would work for the
project names (octavia and openstack/octavia don't seem to work).
Are we planning to make this transition after the Stein release is
out? I am slightly worried about making git changes right at the end
of the release where project teams are doing the final push to get the
On Fri, Mar 8, 2019 at 6:36 AM Thierry Carrez <thierry at openstack.org> wrote:
> James E. Blair wrote:
> > [...]
> > Since all of the project git URLs are going to change (to replace
> > git.openstack.org with opendev.org and review.openstack.org with
> > review.opendev.org), we can additionally take the opportunity to
> > reorganize projects into different organizations.
> > For example, during the transition we will rename Zuul, and it's
> > associated projects, from the "openstack-infra" org to "zuul". So their
> > new names will be "zuul/zuul", "zuul/nodepool", etc.
> > This is an excellent time for the rest of the OpenStack Foundation
> > pilot projects to do the same.
> > If the OpenStack project desires this, it would also be a good time to
> > move unofficial projects out of the openstack/ namespace.
> I think that would be a great idea, removing a /lot/ of confusion. Four
> 1/ how much consent do we need from the unofficial project itself before
> renaming it to something that does not use the OpenStack name? A lot of
> them are abandoned so it might be hard to get all of them to agree
> before cleaning things up...
> 2/ what would, say, openstack/ailuropoda be renamed to ?
> https://opendev.org/ailuropoda ? or
> https://opendev.org/opendev/ailuropoda ? Something else ?
> 3/ What would happen to the automatic GitHub mirroring when we rename
> unofficial projects ? I suspect the mirroring would stop ? Would we
> automatically remove the no-longer-mirrored project from GitHub ?
> 4/ the reason why we created unofficial projects under openstack/ in the
> first place was that it was hard to rename projects afterwards when they
> actually became official. We have much less incoming openstack projects
> those days, so it might not be as much of a problem, but I was wondering
> if that was somehow simpler to do today ?
> Thierry Carrez (ttx)
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