[FFmpeg-devel] Who is against GIT now? (Was: [RFC] libswscale into the FFmpeg SVN repo)

Måns Rullgård mans
Mon Apr 6 15:18:07 CEST 2009

Felipe Contreras <felipe.contreras at gmail.com> writes:

> On Mon, Apr 6, 2009 at 4:07 PM, Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 06, 2009 at 03:40:22PM +0300, Felipe Contreras wrote:
>>> If you want to do non-standard things you need your own scripts.
>>> Strangely the rest of the world is doing fine with SHA-1 id's.
>> Strangely, some of the other distributed revision control systems do
>> implement version numbers. ?At least mercurial and bazaar IIRC, which in
>> practice amounts to everyone except git.
> By "rest of the world" I meant "the rest of the world that uses git".
> But in any case, mercurial+bazaar are the minority here; most people
> use git.

Bitkeeper uses revision numbers, and it's a royal mess when merging
branches.  I've enver used hg or bazaar, nor would I ever consider
doing so.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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