[Geany-devel] Git Switch (again)

Colomban Wendling lists.ban at xxxxx
Mon May 9 14:27:45 UTC 2011

Le 03/05/2011 00:43, Jiří Techet a écrit :
> On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 16:33, Thomas Martitz
> <thomas.martitz at student.htw-berlin.de> wrote:
>> Am 02.05.2011 00:18, schrieb Jiří Techet:
>>> Yes, I would also prefer if there was a proper and complete git switch
>>> (it would greatly save maintainer's work IMO) but I haven't seen much
>>> enthusiasm from the core developers for the move so it's better if
>>> people who use git have at least an up-to-date git mirror from which
>>> they can create their private branches.
>> The core developers don't show very much enthusiasm since a while *in
>> general*. Well, that's not entirely true I admit, Colomban is doing a great
>> job and Nick has been more active recently too. But my general feeling, that
>> the community around is more active these days, remains.
> But the question of whether to switch to git or not has to be decided
> by the very core developers (Enrico, Nick). Without their decision all
> our discussion is pointless because the switch just won't happen.
> So direct question: Enrico, Nick, what's your opinion on the git
> switch? As Matthew said, it seems that it's possible to access a
> github repository both via svn and git so both the current workflow
> and git-based workflow should be possible. Of course I'll try to help
> with whatever I can during the migration.

I second the Git switch, so 1/4 (and I guess Frank will second too).

Just note I have no experience using GitHub (or even no real with
Gitorious) or working with pull requests and co, but I'd be happy to git
it a try -- and probably adopt it.


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