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sr #109266: Changing the system name of the project

Submitted by:  Dang Duong <khanhduong>
Submitted on:  Mon 20 Feb 2017 03:49:43 PM UTC  
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Wont Do
Assigned to:  Ineiev <ineiev> Operating System:  GNU/Linux
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Sat 23 Sep 2017 12:15:06 PM UTC, comment #3:


Ineiev <ineiev>
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Wed 02 Aug 2017 07:51:53 PM UTC, comment #2:

It is probably technically possible to change the project name. This hasn't been often requested. This is the first that I remember. But there is no automated way to do so. Doing so manually would be tedious. It would probably take a few tries to get it right. And for the FSF web pages we can only create a new project of the new name there. Sooo... Seems possible but labor intensive and error prone. How important is this to you that it be changed?

Bob Proulx <rwp>
Site Administrator
Fri 14 Jul 2017 08:34:55 AM UTC, comment #1:

This is possible until the project creation is triggered, but after that changing system name may result in breaking things like paths to VCS repositories.

Ineiev <ineiev>
Site AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Mon 20 Feb 2017 03:49:43 PM UTC, original submission:

I have a project named Free Caro Online . However I can't edit the system name of the project (I want to change "caro-web" to "free-caro-online") . Is it possible and permitted?

Dang Duong <khanhduong>


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