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From Jon Moore <j...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [POLL] Switch to Git?
Date Mon, 03 Feb 2014 11:46:09 GMT
I would be +1 on a switch to git; having learned it, I like it quite a bit
better than svn.

That said, I have been relatively quiet on the contribution front, so you
can count me as a +0.5 if you like. :)

Jon


On Mon, Feb 3, 2014 at 6:33 AM, Francois-Xavier Bonnet <
francois-xavier.bonnet@centraliens.net> wrote:

> +1 for the switch
> I have used git on other open source projects, I think git encourages
> people to contribute on open source projects because you don't need to be a
> committer to send pull requests.
>
>
> 2014-02-03 Karl Wright <daddywri@gmail.com>:
>
> > I think the factors that go into deciding to make a switch of this nature
> > are as follows:
> >
> > - the match between the source control system and the project
> environment;
> > e.g., do people make svn copies of the hierarchy from other projects for
> > various reasons
> > - whether the project is immediately suitable for transfer e.g.
> (directory
> > issue as mentioned before)
> > - the preference of the committers
> > - the future of the source control system chosen
> >
> > I think the first two are unknown, the third point looks to be in favor
> of
> > git, and the last point is currently immaterial.  Before switching I'd
> want
> > more clarity on all of these, as much as possible.
> >
> > So, -1 for now (although I could be convinced with some research).
> > Karl
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Feb 3, 2014 at 3:57 AM, Oleg Kalnichevski <olegk@apache.org>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > On Sun, 2014-02-02 at 17:12 -0500, Karl Wright wrote:
> > > > My vote probably doesn't count -- but a lot of folks have difficulty
> > with
> > > > git.  For example, since git does not manage directories, usually
> there
> > > are
> > > > issues in porting projects having to do with directories either
> hanging
> > > > around and/or not existing in git when they are expected to be
> present.
> > > > svn still has a huge following, also -- it's by no means a dead
> > project.
> > > >
> > > > Karl
> > > >
> > >
> > > Karl
> > >
> > > We are not debating whether or not Git is better than Svn, but rather
> > > whether Git would work better for us. You are a committer on the
> project
> > > and your opinion does count.
> > >
> > > Oleg
> > >
> > >
> > >
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