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Plans for VDT Native Packaging : 2010 December 27 – 2011 January 23

For a broader (and longer) view of our native packaging effort, see our goals page.

Main Activities

There are no major changes to the main activities for this iteration. But note that the VDT configuration system has been piloted and is now being developed for shipping along with gLExec and xrootd. Thus, our main activities are:

Detailed Objectives

Here are some specific items that we would like to work on during this iteration. More RPM package sets will be added as we work with ATLAS and CMS to further understand their needs. The items below are roughly in priority order — as we know them now —although there is a great deal of expected overlap and multitasking as appropriate.

Expected Effort

Due to holidays, scheduled leave, and other duties, we expect to have about 50% of full effort available during this iteration.


Last Updated: 28 December 2010