Monthly Archives: July 2008

Metrics for success of a DVCS

One thing that has been mentioned in the GNOME DVCS debate was that it is as easy to do “git diff” as it is to do “svn diff” so the learning curve issue is moot.¬† I’d have to disagree here. Traditional Centralised Version Control With traditional version control systems¬† (e.g. CVS and Subversion) as used […]

DVCS talks at GUADEC

Yesterday, a BoF was scheduled for discussion of distributed version control systems with GNOME.¬† The BoF session did not end up really discussing the issues of what GNOME needs out of a revision control system, and some of the examples Federico used were a bit snarky. We had a more productive meeting in the session […]