Re: Ubuntu discussion at planet.debian.org
On Sun, 24 Oct 2004, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 23, 2004 at 02:40:24PM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> > On Sat, 23 Oct 2004 11:54:05 +0200, J?r?me Marant <email@example.com> said:
> > > Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > >>> Okay, that's what t-p-u is roughly for, but the fact is that it's
> > >>> quite painful.
> > >>
> > >> Could you elaborate on that? Why is it so painful?
> > > Probably because you need maintain packages for both unstable and
> > > testing at the same time.
> > That is a simple branching issue in the version control
> > system, no?
> A huge rush of air fills the list as hundreds of developers fill their
> lungs to collectively say "I don't use version control"...
Is there really a developer out there that doesn't do even the most
rudimentary VC by keeping copies of all the source packages he has
uploaded/worked on ?
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