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Re: About new source formats for packages without patches

Le mercredi 31 mars 2010 à 08:18 +0200, Raphael Hertzog a écrit : 
> > I agree. dpkg-dev should not be depending on any VCS and it should not
> > promote any particular VCS either. I know that git is the new black (oh,
> > wait, that was something else), but I personally don't like it. And I
> > especially dislike how so many git lovers are trying to push it onto
> > others, while there are perfectly good reason (not applicable to all
> > teams or projects of course) not to use git but some other VCS (be it
> > distributed or not.
> It was an example. I have never said that dpkg-dev would support only one
> VCS.

Supporting several ones would be even worse.

What’s the point in standardizing over a common and flexible package
format if it cannot be used with all other tools?

 .''`.      Josselin Mouette
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`. `'  “If you behave this way because you are blackmailed by someone,
  `-    […] I will see what I can do for you.”  -- Jörg Schilling

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