[development] Announcing cvs_deploy.module

Sean Robertson seanr at ngpsoftware.com
Wed Jun 13 11:46:14 UTC 2007

I agree, PHP5 should be used where it will actually make a real 
difference.  Using 5 solely for the sake of using it is, in my opinion, 
  unnecessarily burdensome.

Derek Wright wrote:
> On Jun 12, 2007, at 8:04 PM, Larry Garfield wrote:
>> The drush/drush_pm concept has my mouth watering. :-)  Small request.  
>> Per
>> Dries instigation on his blog, make the command line installer PHP 5 
>> only.
>> It's a non-critical piece of really cool functionality and makes a
>> good "value-add" for PHP 5.
> I'm all for the "Go PHP5!" effort...
> However, I'm only in favor where there's a clear case that PHP5 would 
> make the code any better.  None of the code I have in mind for this 
> functionality has anything to do with PHP4 vs. PHP5 changes.  It's all 
> trivial, plain-vanilla php code to glue the info from 
> update_status.module together with some wisdom about CVS (with a little 
> FAPI sprinkled in) to upgrade your site via CVS.  Trying to force this 
> to be a PHP5-only feature would actually be difficult, and totally 
> contrived.
> Therefore, I'm going to have to graciously decline your request in this 
> case.  But, I'll keep it in mind for the future.
> Cheers,
> -Derek (dww)

Sean Robertson
Web Developer
NGP Software, Inc.
seanr at ngpsoftware.com
(202) 686-9330

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