[arch-dev-public] Killing CVS [was: Status Report 2007-10-15]

Paul Mattal paul at mattal.com
Tue Oct 16 13:19:12 EDT 2007

eliott wrote:
> Other than that, I think I have come to accept that subversion is the
> 'low hanging fruit' so to speak, insofar as across the board adoption.
> 1. It is easy to learn for the non-coders.

But it will be primarily coders using it, no?

> 2. It works 'well enough' for now.
> 3. We *can* always change it later, like Aaron said.

This is true, though there's a lot more retrofitting than we 
probably realize of existing tools/etc. It will be twice x where x 
is however much work that is, and x may not be a trivially small amount.

> 4. It interfaces with git, so I can still use 'my favorite tools' with it.

Good point.

- P

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