[Python-Dev] Looking for VCS usage scenarios

Brett Cannon brett at python.org
Mon Nov 3 19:06:46 CET 2008

On Mon, Nov 3, 2008 at 09:57, Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> wrote:
> Hi Brett,
> Brett Cannon <brett <at> python.org> writes:
>> I have started the DVCS PEP which can be seen at
>> http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dg7fctr4_40dvjkdg64 . Not much is there
>> beyond the rationale, usage scenarios I plan to use, and what other
>> sections I plan to write.
> I'm not sure that's the kind of feedback you want, but it isn't clear what you
> mean with "checkout". Is it just a working copy (then it would be better to use
> this term)? Is it some kind of shallow clone containing only part of the
> history? Or anything else?

A working copy. That's why I mentioned Subversion as the example in
the definition. I have updated it.


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