Re: The 'git' Debian package in squeeze
> > Well, except _not_ to abet the hostile takeover of a
> > project name that has been around since ... I don't know,
> > but the Debian package goes back to 1997.
> In what way is it hostile?
It is hostile in the sense that nobody in Linus-git went to GNU-git
to ask permission before using the same name for a whole different
project. I could be wrong, maybe somebody did get permission.
To be clear, I'm not accusing Debian of a hostile takeover, I'm
accusing upstream of a hostile takeover. I'm accusing Debian of
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