[Dev] libretools 20150526 release announcement

Luke Shumaker lukeshu at sbcglobal.net
Wed May 27 14:34:48 GMT 2015

On Wed, 27 May 2015 00:24:16 -0400,
Nicolás Reynolds wrote:
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> Luke Shumaker <lukeshu at sbcglobal.net> writes:
> > You see all the XBS changes, and are like "Who cares?  We aren't even
> > using XBS on the server-side!"  And my response is "Not without these
> > fixes, we're not."  Following this update, we can update dbscripts to
> > pass all new Parabola packages through XBS on the server side.
> > Unfortunately, doing this for packages imported from Arch will take a
> > little more work.  I expect the Parabola packages work to be deployed
> > by the end of the week.
> what's xbs?

XBS is the $X Build System--it is pluggable between
ABS(SVN)/ABSLibre(Git) and eventually maybe PBS if that ever becomes a
thing.  Practically, what it gets us is better integration between
dbscripts and abslibre.git

Happy hacking,
~ Luke Shumaker

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