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Subject: [boost] [git] Mercurial?
From: Daryle Walker (darylew_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-03-19 10:02:47

Git has a competitor called Mercurial? If we're moving to a Distributed-VCS, should we go to Mercurial instead of Git? They're kind-of like CVS vs. Subversion, except I think they came up in parallel. (While Subversion was designed as an updated CVS.) I think Git was made up of a bunch of script hacks, while Mercurial was a regimented single program.
I don't have a preference, but I want to make sure we consider the rival options.
Daryle W.

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