[packman] Leap 42.2 repos

Bo Simonsen bo at geekworld.dk
Tue Oct 25 10:54:18 CEST 2016

Hi Stefan

> > > Does this mean that packman is essentially untested when a new
> > > version of openSUSE is released?
> > > Is the ROI on releasing packman when openSUSE enters the release 
> > > candidate stage to low to make it worth doing?  
> > 
> > It seems it is already available, just hidden, e.g.
> > 
> > http://pmbs.links2linux.de:82/Essentials/openSUSE_Leap_42.2/
> > 
> > would be nice to have published on the mirrors.
> The agreement to host the build system here is a low profile on our
> uplink. This is the cause for not advertising the link. In due time all
> built packages will be synced to the official publishing server, where
> the packages are resigned with the official packman GPG key, and are
> then published to the mirrors.
> I am monitoring the amount of downloads there, if this gets out of hand
> I may be forced to shut down PMBS at all.
> You have been warned!

Thanks for clarifying this. I didn't post the link to cause trouble. 

We should then just have patience for the packages to appear at the mirrors.


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