Osas Methodology

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A Methodology for Developing Open Source Software

  • integration tests

  • configuration

  • completeness / bundling of tools

The CVS manual has the following to say: A true "configuration management system" would contain elements of the following:

  • Source control.

  • Dependency tracking.

  • Build systems (i.e. What to build and how to find things during a build. What is shared? What is local?)

  • Bug tracking.

  • Automated Testing procedures.

  • Release Engineering documentation and procedures.

  • Tape Construction.

  • Customer Installation.

  • A way for users to run different versions of the same software on the same host at the same time.

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