[BangPypers] Python switches to Mercurial

Noufal Ibrahim noufal at gmail.com
Tue Mar 31 10:56:53 CEST 2009


On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 12:48 PM, Anand Balachandran Pillai
<abpillai at gmail.com> wrote:
[..]
> +1 for anything other than svn. I wonder if there were some real
> reasons for choosing hg over git, except perhaps to be different
> from the kernel folks ?

Emacs moved I think a while ago to bzr.

I like git a lot and use it but quite frankly, all the attitude that
git users ooze is nauseating at times. Linus' Google talk was pretty
much a rant. It can put people off even if git's otherwise awesome.

Some of the other projects that I read about (I forget which) that
didn't chose git was due to it's limitations on windows. I don't know
if that still holds though.

-- 
~noufal


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