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SubjectRe: kernel.bkbits.net off the air
On Fri, 14 Nov 2003, Larry McVoy wrote:

> One of us is not getting it, maybe it's me. To build something like
> you describe is pretty easy IF AND ONLY IF all you are asking for is an
> update mechanism. As soon as you want revision history, diffs, rollbacks,
> modifiable files, etc., you have to go to real BK. Is that OK? All you

Spec for bk-lite:

1) Binary with "no worky on other SCM" kinda license
2) update+history+diff (no rollbacks, no modifiable files, no etc...)

In that way all current users of bk2cvs, bk2svn, bk2xxx can simply do a
pull from a bk repo and have they own scripts on their local machine to do
their bk2xxx. It will be a lower headache for you and for kernel.org
maintainers. Is it feasible ?



- Davide


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