- Clone the git repository from Fedora Hosted:
git clone ssh://firstname.lastname@example.org/git/docs/owners.gitIf you already have a local copy, make sure you have the latest updates with a pull or merge. If you have unsaved changes, you may want to do a rebase. Please be careful with this repository!
owners.listin a text editor.
- The components are stored in English alphabetical order by component name. Insert the new component in the appropriate location. Component names should be more specific than generic. For example, fedora-guide is too generic, whereas fedora-user-guide is better. Usually the component name and the repository name are the same.
- The entry follows this format:
productis Fedora Documentation
componentis e.g. fedora-user-guide
descriptionis a short, one sentence description of the document.
initialowneris the Bugzilla account name (email address) of the person who is assigned new bugs by default. This can only be one account.
initialqacontactis the Bugzilla account name (email address) of the person who is assigned QA of new bugs by default. This can only be one account.
initialcclistis a comma-separated list of Bugzilla accounts who are included in the Cc: field of new bugs by default.
- When the new line is complete, save the
owners.listwith an appropriate message. It is recommended that you include details and pointers to relevant tracking information in the extended comment area:
git add owners.list git commitAn editor will open for you to make your comments. Use proper git format, which is a short comment of no more than 50 characters on the first line, followed optionally by a blank line and one or more lines of details. For example:
Remove John Q. Public from CC list on foo-guide Per request by John, see: http://lists.fedoraproject.org/mailman/archives/docs/msg00000.html
If you have any problems, either ask questions on
#fedora-admin or file a bug in bugzilla against the Fedora product, bugzilla component.