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Re: When will be CVS replaced by modern version control system?

On Wed, 2007-11-07 at 09:40 -0600, Jeffrey Ollie wrote:
> On 11/7/07, Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> wrote:
>         CVS has already passed over best years. I'm wonder why modern
>         project like Fedora still has sources in this ancient system.
>         Are here
>         any plans to replace it by git, mercurial, svn or other more
>         modern
>         version control system? 
> It's been discussed many times on this list and others.  Search the
> archives.  The main problems is that no one can agree on which version
> control system to switch to. Both Git and Mercurial have strong
> proponents. Bazaar and Subversion have proponents as well. 
> A related problem has been that until recently Koji supported only
> CVS.  I've seen recent work on Koji to support Git and SVN but that
> code isn't running on the production buildsystems AFAIK.  I haven't
> seen any work on Plague yet (Plague will be needed until Koji is ready
> to build packages for EPEL). 

It wouldn't be that hard to add to plague either, as long as the method
of getting the common directory and using tags and such works.


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