[Openvas-devel] Change Requests: Formalized procedure for feature changes?

Jan-Oliver Wagner jan-oliver.wagner at intevation.de
Tue Feb 5 11:10:50 CET 2008

On Donnerstag, 24. Januar 2008, Jan-Oliver Wagner wrote:
> Since OpenVAS IMHO should remain a trusted and high quality product
> it might be a good idea to formalize the procedure for any
> deeper changes. I've seen many Free Software projects benefit
> from this as developers are motivated to think about their own
> ideas a bit more.
> I don't want to be too formal in beginning as I do not see need
> for this. So, here is what I propose.
> Have enumbered "OpenVAS Change Requests" with this structure:
> I hope you get the idea I have in mind. I will prepare sample for the OID and
> some other changes in this way as it is helpful for mylself anyway.
> Please let me know what you think (especially Tim and Robert of course).

I've now put some pages about Change Requests online:


and linked it from the "Developers Corner".



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