[all] Curating the openstack org on GitHub

Ben Nemec openstack at nemebean.com
Wed Apr 1 17:28:32 UTC 2020

On 4/1/20 11:36 AM, Thierry Carrez wrote:
> Sean McGinnis wrote:
>> [...] We would just:
>> 1. Stop mirroring retired repos from our gitea to GitHub
>> 2. Manually do a repo transfer from openstack/ to openstack-attic/ on 
>> GitHub
>> 3. Set the openstack-attic/repo to Archived
>> Then anyone that still tries to clone from the old openstack namespaces
>> GitHub location will still get the files, but from that point on we
>> don't need to worry about mirroring or ongoing maintenance. It's
>> basically just a historical record. And if someone wants to for whatever
>> reason, they can fork that repo and do whatever they want to do with it.
> Assuming Matt is right and org-to-org transfer does not generate manual 
> confirmation if they have a shared owner, that's definitely a possibility.
> I prefer openstack-archive because openstack-attic actually exists on 
> opendev so having it in two places but containing different things is 
> likely to be confusing. I'd rather transfer openstack-attic to 
> openstack-archive as well.

Good point. +1 from me.

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