[Project_owners] multiple repos for a project

Stephen Lau stevel at songbirdnest.com
Wed Oct 29 11:11:32 PDT 2008

On 10/29/08 10:35 AM, Douglas E. Warner wrote:
 > Stephen Lau wrote:
 >> Not quite sure how to summarise it... perhaps "separate, but 
related" would be the best way.  I have my project, mashTape, which in 
turn can be extended by having multiple providers (which are built as 
add-ons themselves).  I'd like to have a providers-repository to place 
the code for those add-ons to my add-on.  They aren't big enough to 
warrant their own mozdev project for each one, but I don't want to lump 
them into the main source repo either.
 > Mozdev doesn't have an authorization system that would be complex 
enough to do what you want either, so these contributors would have to 
be added onto your project where they could commit to your website or 
main code base.
Yeah that's fine - my concern wasn't for access reasons, more just 
logical code repo separation.
 > Hopefully in the near future project creation will be much quicker 
and people like this that need a project setup will be able to request 
it and have it done without the pain involved right now.
I'm looking forward to that near future. :)


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