DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2008-11
Re: Repository changes coming up
On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 5:03 PM, Matthias Schmidt
> * Sepherosa Ziehau wrote:
>> On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 4:40 PM, Sepherosa Ziehau <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> BTW, pkgsrc scmgit's updating is not controlled by us, so why should
>> we risk our project's SCM?
> We don't "risk" our SCM. If we have a stable version, we can use it. If an
> update is available, we can either use it or drop it. Even if the pkgsrc
> version is broken, we can still use the version which worked for us in the
> past. IIRC we deal with cvsup like this ... (besides the fact that we don't
> update cvsup at all).
cvsup is not required to make the our old cvs function properly; I
think the situation is a little different between git and cvsup.
Do you imply we put a binary git in the base? I may be too conservative here...
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