[Haskell-cafe] New repo location for the network package

Johan Tibell johan.tibell at gmail.com
Thu Oct 28 11:05:00 EDT 2010

On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 2:41 AM, John Lato <jwlato at gmail.com> wrote:
> Similarly, what's the remit of the Haskell organization on github?  Is the
> intention to be an umbrella for any haskell package, or more restricted?  I
> have the same question as Magnus (although in my case I took over something
> on github; if I could move to darcs and preserve history I would).

See my reply to Magnus. I don't think it's scalable to put every
Hackage package under one organization (and I don't think we gain much
from doing so.) For now I think we should reserve the organization for
core packages (i.e. HP packages.)

For converting a repo and preserve history, see



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