[pypy-dev] Switching to a distributed version control system

Seo Sanghyeon sanxiyn at gmail.com
Fri Sep 12 01:56:05 CEST 2008

2008/9/12 Jacob Hallén <jacob at openend.se>:
> The one feature of svn that we would miss is the inclusion of foreign version
> controlled trees, like we do with the pylib tree. We would have to do this in
> a different way than before, since none of the systems have this feature. I'm
> not sure it makes sense to have the close svn coupling between the projects
> any more, in any case.

Mercurial has "forest" extension which allows nested Mercurial repositories.

It is an external extension, but it is used by high profile projects like Sun's

Seo Sanghyeon

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