[SciPy-dev] Some Feedback

Robert Kern rkern at ucsd.edu
Wed Nov 9 21:12:43 CST 2005


Travis Oliphant wrote:
> Robert Kern wrote:

>>I can see two major roadblocks to switching to Trac at this time:
>>
>>1) By default, Trac doesn't give a way for individuals to register an
>>account for themselves. Consequently, an administrator either has to
>>manually add people so they can edit the Wiki, or we allow Wiki editing
>>without any kind of login (== Wikispam). There's a plugin to add
>>self-registration, but it has to be installed and tested, which leads me to:
> 
> I think Trac is a good option.  I don't see too much of a drawback to 
> having to register people manually given that nobody is really 
> participating in the old www.scipy.org site, anyway.

It also means that people can't submit bug reports without having Joe
make an account for them. Or installing/testing the self-registration
plugin.

-- 
Robert Kern
rkern at ucsd.edu

"In the fields of hell where the grass grows high
 Are the graves of dreams allowed to die."
  -- Richard Harter




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