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Re: Ubuntu discussion at planet.debian.org

On Sun, 24 Oct 2004 09:46:32 +1000, Matthew Palmer <mpalmer@debian.org> said: 

> 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
>> <jmarant@nerim.net> said:
>> > Manoj Srivastava <srivasta@debian.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"...

	Really? Good good, I would expect developers to adhere to this
 most basic of recommended software practice.

Obviously I was either onto something, or on something. Larry Wall on
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