SVN battle plan? was Re: [development] bzr battle plan

Gabor Hojtsy gabor at
Sat Nov 26 21:43:29 UTC 2005

>> but I really do think we need to
>> give cvs the boot. SVN is far simpler to comprehend, and script.
> Indeed, I really think CVS actually does harm in the confusion it causes
> for new  users. SVN is a little bit more intuitive, and it's easier to
> fix mistakes (versioned directories, "svn move" and "svn rename").
> But we are left with the same questions:
> Will Dries ever approve the move to SVN?
> What would it take for that to happen?
> What do we need to do to make it happen?

This is quite easy to answer. Software support is not in place
( commit tracking, project module, etc) for SVN. First this
needs to be done for a version management system, before a switch can be


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