[Python-Dev] Mercurial?

Dirkjan Ochtman dirkjan at ochtman.nl
Mon Apr 6 14:23:29 CEST 2009


On Mon, Apr 6, 2009 at 13:55, Michael Foord <fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk> wrote:
> Gated checkins can work fine but can also have many problems. For example if
> we have a spuriously failing test then if you are working on an unrelated
> issue it will be entirely up to chance as to whether you can checkin...

Sure, it's a problem, but it does get you a tree that's always green.
They're all trade-offs. But let's keep this discussion for some time
*after* migration to hg is completed.

Cheers,

Dirkjan


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