DeveloperWiki:Developer Checklist

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New developer setup and checklist

For the admin

To add a new user:

  • useradd on gerolde
  • add to cvs-extra, ftp-extra (and possibly cvs-arch, ftp-arch for current)
  • upgrade to a "developer" on flyspray
  • upgrade to a "developer" on the forums
  • upgrade to a "developer" on the AUR
  • subscribe them to arch-dev and arch-dev-public Mailing lists
  • add to YAML
  • give password to #archlinux-dev
  • give password to #archlinux64-dev (for x86_64 developers)
  • run script for the dashboard interface
  • add to the maintainers table in mysql (for i686 only right now)

For the new developer

  • Add your email address to ~/.forward (so exim can forward mail)
  • Make sure to recheckout all CVS directories using CVS_RSH=ssh and :ext: instead of :pserver:
  • Install devtools and namcap