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From Simon Phipps <si...@webmink.com>
Subject Re: Subversion & Git (was: Proposed short term goals)
Date Tue, 14 Jun 2011 16:05:34 GMT
On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 4:58 PM, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net> wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 11:47 AM, Simon Phipps <simon@webmink.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 4:40 PM, Greg Stein <gstein@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I know that many people also have concerns with
> >> potential community issues. But that is all a discussion for a later
> >> time. Not here and now.
> >
> > With respect, that was the same phrase used to defer discussion during
> the
> > proposal process. Leaving community concerns until all the decisions are
> > made and the only remedy is "those other folk will just have to do like
> we
> > do" doesn't seem wise.
>
> Simon, in a prior email, you referred to a "negotiation".  Forgive me,
> but that indicates a fundamental problem with a frame of reference.
>
> There exists people here who will volunteer to set up a subversion
> repository.  There exists people here who will commit to maintaining
> such on ASF infrastructure.
>
> Simon, you've indicated that there are people who might be willing to
> host git repositories on other infrastructure.  Of course, they are
> welcome to do so.
>
> If there are people who are willing to work with the ASF
> infrastructure team directly, they will be provided with the
> opportunity to do so.  Just be aware that others have tried in the
> past and to date the results can most charitably be described as
> "inconclusive" at this time.  That doesn't mean that others aren't
> welcome to try.  If that is what is desired, the first step is to join
> infrastructure-dev@apache.org.
>
> Meanwhile, those that are willing to set up a subversion repository
> are welcome to do so.  And those that are willing to begin importing
> code into that repository can begin once that is done.
>

I'm sorry, I don't understand your point.

S.

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