froscon2008 - 1.1

Free and Open Source Software Conference

Marko Jung
Day Day 2 (2008-08-24)
Room HS5
Start time 11:15
Duration 01:00
ID 263
Event type lecture
Track Communities
Language used for presentation en

Who can you trust?

A trust metric for the openSUSE buildservice

The openSUSE build service (obs) offers everyone the opportunity to build packages for many Linux distributions with relatively little effort. Hence the amount of available versions and variants per package is comparatively high.

Therefore we need a powerful but also simple instrument to evaluate these packages, which are immediately available at the openSUSE software portal. A first approach will be a user contributed rating of all developers working with obs.