Subject: Re: [boost] [Git] Moving beyond arm waving?
From: Ronald Garcia (rxg_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-02-03 08:31:33
On Feb 2, 2011, at 8:07 PM, David Bergman wrote:
> On Feb 2, 2011, at 5:57 PM, Dave Abrahams wrote:
>> Part of this also has to do with what systems people are willing to invest in
>> supporting. Several of us at least are enthusiastic about moving to Git. I
>> wouldn't be so interested in working on it if it were going to be something
>> else. I also have a personal opinion that Git is winning the DVCS
>> war-of-popularity, FWIW.
> My opinion is that Git is winning the VCS war-of-popularity - might take two years, though.
> Yes, Git is (obviously?) a much better alternative for Boost than is Bazaar or Mercurial (or Darcs...)
For those of us who haven't been following the DVCS revolution closely, this isn't obvious. I look forward to seeing some more information on the wiki page (or perhaps links to messages that have passed by in this forum?) about how these different systems' features/designs relate to Boost's development process.
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