[python-committers] We will be moving to GitHub (hopefully) in2016

Serhiy Storchaka storchaka at gmail.com
Tue Jan 5 01:44:34 EST 2016


понеділок, 04-січ-2016 21:18:39 Brett Cannon написано:
> On Mon, 4 Jan 2016 at 13:14 Donald Stufft <donald at stufft.io> wrote:
> > On Jan 4, 2016, at 4:11 PM, Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
> > It’s pretty easy to migrate the entire history (at least what’s in Hg)
> > including all branches and tags.
> 
> It's not about the difficulty as the size of the clone. E.g., if we make
> Python 2 a separate repo does it buy us a lot of space savings (we need to
> remember not everyone has broadband, so there is some potential balance to
> be had between history vs. clone size)?

Please keep the full history. I often need it to search the source of the 
problem. The full history helps to find the original intention of the code, 
involved people and related discussions. A nation that forgets its past has no 
future.


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