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Re: Git

To: Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de>
Subject: Re: Git
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2005 13:23:22 +0200 (CEST)
Cc: Linux/MIPS Development <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>
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On Wed, 14 Sep 2005, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-09-13 16:20:38 +0100, Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> wrote:
> > On Tue, Sep 13, 2005 at 03:31:26PM +0200, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:
> > > I'm also on the way
> > > getting familiar with GIT, doing my very first steps. It would be nice
> > > if we'd present what we know in Oldenburg (I already offered to do so,
> > > Joey planed it for Saturday).
> > 
> > Sounds like a plan.  And maybe present some of the other alternatives
> > to CVS as well?
> 
> I'm not sure if it's worth it. Linus decided against all other SCMs. I
> did use (for small test projects) monotone, darcs and arch. (I think
> all other alternatives aren't.)

Have you tried mercurial?

> To get fixes/port updates/subsystem updates upstream to Linus, GIT is
> the way[tm] to go, so we'd try to get familiar with it.

Still using plain patches and email...

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                                                Geert

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