pfein at pobox.com
Fri Sep 26 18:57:19 CEST 2008
On Sep 26, 2008, at 11:41 AM, David Durham, Jr. wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 9:11 AM, sheila miguez <shekay at pobox.com>
>> in recap of beer night
>> Garret gushed that someone should study the software developer
>> behaviors and culture that sprout around tools.
> I think it was specifically developer behaviors and cultures
> associated with groups using different version control tools. For
> example, what are the real differences in productivity and behavior of
> a CVS shop vs. a SVN shop.
Well, for one, with SVN you no longer need to have all-hands meetings
at the start of the project to figure out what your directory
structure should be.
Seriously, I think the evidence is pretty clear at this point that
SVN, etc. suck less than CVS. A lot less. Personally, CVS would be a
red flag for me when considering a new job or the like.
> And then I think there was some discussion about which VCS is the
Not really Python-y tho...
I'd like to see a demo/talk of Review Board (which is Python). Google
Code recently added code review, it's been super helpful (but won't
work in-house, obviously).
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