[Owasp-leaders] Owasp at GitHub.com

Paolo Perego thesp0nge at gmail.com
Thu Jan 26 08:05:08 UTC 2012


Great work Yiannis. If you want also to add me (thesp0nge account), that
will be great :)

Paolo

On 25 January 2012 23:29, Yiannis Pavlosoglou <yiannis at owasp.org> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> We were debating not too long ago at which point OWASP GitHub usage
> will reach critical mass to convert the account to an organisation.
>
> This has now been done! There is an OWASP GitHub Organisation at
> http://github.com
>
> I have tried to add all those that provided usernames as owners of the
> GitHub OWASP organisation; apologies if anyone has been missed:
>
>  dennisgroves (remove)
>  DinisCruz (remove)
>  RoganDawes (remove)
>  yns000
>
> We currently have 6 repos; In an attempt to close off this thread,
> I'll report back in a month's time on the number and some basic usage
> stats.
>
> Please recall that we don't have any governance around this, so
> remember with power comes responsibility: don't reject people's
> "push"s without reviewing them and providing constructive feedback,
> don't setup private repos with closed user groups, always allow for
> read-only "anonymous" cloning of your code, etc.
>
> Happy GitHubbing everyone  and.. don't forget to branch!
>
> Yiannis
>
> On 25 January 2012 18:44, Martin Holst Swende
> <martin.holst_swende at owasp.org> wrote:
> > On 01/25/2012 01:46 PM, Dennis Groves wrote:
> >>> And the other +1 for git is that it is great for managing both code &
> documents; so it aids in not only the code projects but also in doing the
> OWASP guide and the like. It becomes a matter of people forking and
> contributing by pushing their changes back - dead simple when forking is a
> feature and not a dreaded fear of the versioning system.
> >> On the other hand while GitHub is popular, Bitbucket (
> https://bitbucket.org/) is well worth a look as well...
> >
> > I use Bitbucket quite a lot (https://bitbucket.org/holiman), among other
> > things for the Hatkit project. Both Git and Mercurial (hg) are modern
> > distributed version control systems, as opposed to a centralised version
> > controls system a'la subversion and cvs. There are a few more (darcs,
> > bazaar etc), but these two seem to have a wide spread. I love it
> > (personally I prefer hg, but that's just a preference) for a number of
> > reasons.
> >
> > Regarding bitbucket as a provider, I have only good things to say. Start
> > a repo and you have wiki and an issue tracker, ability to integrate with
> > google analytics for statistics and nice stuff such as uploading
> > personal key to increase security.
> >
> > I believe they also have free hosting plans for open source projects
> > such as OWASP.
> >
> > So, I recommend it, but I don't see any reason to coerce people/projects
> > into any specific provider.
> >
> > /Martin Holst Swende
> >
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Dennis
> >>
> >> --
> >> Dennis Groves (http://about.me/dennis.groves), MSc
> >> dennis.groves at gmail.com (mailto:dennis.groves at gmail.com)
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On Wednesday, 25 January 2012 at 09:23, dinis cruz wrote:
> >>
> >>> Yeah man, the more I use GitHub the more I like it.
> >>>
> >>> Git (with or without GitHub) is a great fit for Owasp.
> >>>
> >>> Question: how do we harvest and share the current collective knowledge
> that exists at Owasp around Git? Should we setup a mailing list?
> >>>
> >>> Dinis Cruz
> >>>
> >>> On 25 Jan 2012, at 07:35, Erlend Oftedal <Erlend.Oftedal at bekk.no(mailto:
> Erlend.Oftedal at bekk.no)> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> +1 for Github!
> >>>>
> >>>> Rationale
> >>>> Github is a social coding platform. What does that mean? Anyone can
> submit a pull request (esentially a patch). An admin of the project can
> easily review the suggested patch, comment on it (discuss with submitter
> and everyone else) and even merge in simple patches from the web without
> even opening a source control system.
> >>>> Any commit can be commented on by anyone, even down to single lines
> of code. I bet this can be really useful in review processes as OWASP
> people sit around the world. Being able to discuss code directly in the
> context of code is really useful.
> >>>>
> >>>> Why git instead of SVN?
> >>>> Using git instead of SVN, also makes it easy to create feature
> branches, allowing you to explore and collaborate on a piece experimental
> or new code, and resubmit it back to the master when it's stable or discard
> it if you decide you don't want it in master after all.
> >>>> And it's blazingly fast as well.
> >>>>
> >>>> ERLEND W. OFTEDAL
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> >>>>
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> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> Fra: owasp-leaders-bounces at lists.owasp.org (mailto:
> owasp-leaders-bounces at lists.owasp.org) [
> owasp-leaders-bounces at lists.owasp.org (mailto:
> owasp-leaders-bounces at lists.owasp.org)] på vegne av dinis cruz [
> dinis.cruz at owasp.org (mailto:dinis.cruz at owasp.org)]
> >>>> Sendt: 24. januar 2012 11:17
> >>>> Til: Paolo Perego
> >>>> Kopi: owasp-leaders at lists.owasp.org (mailto:
> owasp-leaders at lists.owasp.org)
> >>>> Emne: Re: [Owasp-leaders] Owasp at GitHub.com (http://GitHub.com)
> >>>>
> >>>> I was thinking of that too (first I was going to try to see if it is
> possible to change it without deleting)
> >>>>
> >>>> Dinis Cruz
> >>>>
> >>>> On 24 Jan 2012, at 08:14, Paolo Perego <thesp0nge at gmail.com (mailto:
> thesp0nge at gmail.com)> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> Hi guys... I suggest to delete OWASP as regular account and create
> it as Organization that in github is free (of charge) for non profit
> oepnsource communities like us.
> https://github.com/blog/674-introducing-organizations
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Within the organization everybody's account can added and we can
> fork our project also into the Owasp organization when we think our project
> has reached a good maturiy level.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Just my 0.02€
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Paolo
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On 24 January 2012 08:33, Vlatko Kosturjak <
> vlatko.kosturjak at owasp.org (mailto:vlatko.kosturjak at owasp.org)> wrote:
> >>>>>> While you're adding him, add me as well.
> >>>>>> Thanks in advance,
> >>>>>> On Jan 23, 2012 9:53 PM, "Yiannis Pavlosoglou" <yiannis at owasp.org(mailto:
> yiannis at owasp.org)> wrote:
> >>>>>>> Hey all,
> >>>>>>> Yeap its me; I'll set you up with what you asked for.
> >>>>>>> There is also an owasp page detailing how to setup a repo, etc.
> >>>>>>> For the record any private repos are not welcome, etc.
> >>>>>>> Many thanks,
> >>>>>>> Yiannis
> >>>>>>> On Jan 22, 2012 3:01 PM, "Matt Tesauro" <matt.tesauro at owasp.org(mailto:
> matt.tesauro at owasp.org)> wrote:
> >>>>>>>> As I recall, Yiannis set that up.
> >>>>>>>> -- Matt's phone
> >>>>>>>> On Jan 22, 2012 7:27 AM, "dinis cruz" <dinis.cruz at owasp.org(mailto:
> dinis.cruz at owasp.org)> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>> Hey, who manages the Owasp account at GitHub?
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> Can you add my DinisCruz account to it? I want to help out.
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> Thx
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> Dinis Cruz
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