Subject: Re: [boost] [GIT] What happens to the Trac?
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-12-17 14:45:12
on Mon Dec 17 2012, Julian Gonggrijp <j.gonggrijp-AT-gmail.com> wrote:
> Dave Abrahams wrote:
>> on Mon Dec 17 2012, Julian Gonggrijp wrote:
>>> Why not switch to the GitHub issue tracker? That should be nicely
>>> integrated with Git.
>> The most obvious reasons:
>> 1. We shouldn't make too many changes all at once
>> 2. Existing links and references in commit messages would all break
>> 3. Someone would need to import all the Trac issues into the GH tracker
>> 4. There's actually one tracker per repository, which potentially
>> complicates the transition a lot.
> All valid points, but what's wrong with keeping trac for the old
> issues while requesting (or perhaps just encouraging, initially) that
> people submit new issues to the GitHub tracker?
1. We shouldn't make too many changes all at once
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