Re: Is there any point in loading SVN with outdated upstream source?
On Wed, 4 Apr 2012 13:40:05 +0200, Andreas Tille <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> thanks for the clarification. However, my question had a more general
> part: Is it OK to simply delete upstream code of *any* package I might
> stumble upon from our SVN in case I would stumble upon it = I can safely
> assume it is there rather by accident?
This won't effect me, since I don't use SVN for Debian packaging
anymore, but I'm still a bit skeptical. If there was a tradition of
going through and cleaning each other's packages in the team then maybe
it would make more sense to me. I understand it is within the definition
of team maintenance, it just seems like an odd place to start, and
potential source of friction.
Of course if concensus amoung SVN using team members is that this is
fine, by all means, go ahead.
P.S. For the record, my upstream source is in git, and it is not there by