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From "Alan D. Cabrera" <>
Subject Re: svn commit: r289835 - /geronimo/branches/v1_0_M4-QA/
Date Mon, 19 Sep 2005 13:36:49 GMT
I agree with Geir in that I think that we should have kept the branch; 
even though it is widely accepted that we will not extend it with a 
patch, it's just good form to do things in a consistent standard way.

What confused me when I responded to Dain's original request was the QA 


Geir Magnusson Jr. wrote, On 9/19/2005 6:30 AM:

> Right, so deleting doesn't remove anything.
> I think that hiding our history like this is a bad idea, and will  
> lead to even more confusion - if you don't want to make a mistake and  
> work on a branch accidentally, don't check it out.
> Anyway, I can't see how removing the branch will prevent mistakes  
> while leaving the tag entry there.  It looks the same.
> geir
> On Sep 18, 2005, at 7:17 PM, David Blevins wrote:
>> Just to remind everyone, svn doesn't have branches or tags and  
>> nothing is ever gone or deleted, everything is still around, and at  
>> any point in time we can patch an old release if we feel it's  really 
>> necessary.
>> -David

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