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From Benedikt Ritter <brit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [BCEL] Move to Git?
Date Tue, 07 Jun 2016 15:25:53 GMT
Hello Andrey,

Andrey Loskutov <loskutov@gmx.de> schrieb am Di., 7. Juni 2016 um 17:19 Uhr:

> On Tuesday 07 June 2016 15:10 Benedikt Ritter wrote:
> > Hello Andrey,
> >
> > right now I think it would be better to focus on the next release and do
> > the migration afterwards.
>
> My point was: I'm willing to help as far as I can (we need a solid BCEL
> release for FindBugs), but I'm not willing to use SVN. It is stone age.
> It just incredible waste of my/others time, and none of us has lot of free
> time.
> The SVN history, branching, *everything* feels so slow/not usable after
> working with Mercurial or Git, that it just wondered if it is time to
> switch.
>
> But sure, if it is not an easy task, please focus resources on release.
>

You can contribute via GitHub PRs. We will apply those fixes to SVN which
will get mirrored to GitHub.


>
> > Benedikt
> >
> > Andrey Loskutov <loskutov@gmx.de> schrieb am Di., 7. Juni 2016 um 10:40
> Uhr:
> >
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > I'm not a BCEL developer, just a user, but may I trigger a discussion
> to
> > > move BCEL development from SVN to Git?
> > > I see there is already a Github mirror, so may be it is not that
> > > complicated?
> > >
> > > The main resson is to simplify contributions. I've made few smaller
> > > commits on BCEL trunk via Git clone (see [1]) but because I do not have
> > > commit rights in SVN I'm forced to create patches. This is very
> cumbersome.
> > > Given that there aren't much contributors, we schould lower the
> barrier for
> > > new people, and having a possibility to create and manage Git pull
> requests
> > > is definitely a time saver, not mentioning here all other benefits Git
> > > offers over SVN.
> > >
> > > Comments?
> > >
> > > [1] https://github.com/iloveeclipse/commons-bcel/commits/trunk
> > > --
> > > Kind regards,
> > > Andrey Loskutov
> > >
> > > http://google.com/+AndreyLoskutov
> > >
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