[development] A Git mirror for Drupal CVS

Gordon Heydon gordon at heydon.com.au
Sun Feb 24 00:13:19 UTC 2008


Earnie Boyd wrote:
> Quoting Mikkel Høgh <mikkel at hoegh.org>:
>> So if we were to switch (and I'm not saying we have to, but I still 
>> think it would be a benefit to do so at some point in the future when 
>> we have a Windows GUI client and other requirements sorted out), we 
>> should be looking to make our structure simpler, not more complex.
> BTW, Windows is supported by GIT developers via Cygwin or MSYS.  The 
> nice windowy GUI idea would be for those who are without a CLUI.  Come 
> on, even windows has a command line terminal.  Yes, I'm a dinosaur but 
> we're talking developers here.  Surely all developers know how to type 
> on a CLI.

Well GIT does have a CVS server so all the GUI CVS tools can still be used.

So people can start with CVS, and the later scale up the git command 
line and tcl gui


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