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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-08-10 11:53:17

on Fri Aug 10 2007, Nicola Musatti <> wrote:

> Daniel Wallin <daniel <at>> writes:
>> OK, I just removed all branches that hasn't been touched in 2 years:
>> We could probably remove more branches, but 2 years seemed like a safe
>> cutoff.
> I'm not convinced this is such a good idea. Some of the deleted branches don't
> seem to have much use nowadays, but some might; I'm thinking of the old RC and
> At the very least I would have waited a few months before proceding, or maybe
> just moved branches to old_branches.

You can get them back, you know. They're still there in the revision

> The more I have to do with Subversion the more I think that making tags and
> branches plain directories was an extremely bad idea.


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