[Python-Dev] .{git,bzr}ignore in cpython HG repo

Brian Curtin brian at python.org
Mon Apr 2 02:44:00 CEST 2012

On Sun, Apr 1, 2012 at 17:31, Matěj Cepl <mcepl at redhat.com> wrote:
> On 1.4.2012 23:46, Brian Curtin wrote:
>> For what reason? Are the git or bzr files causing issues on HG?
> No, but wrong .gitignore causes issues with git repo obtained via
> hg-fast-import. If it is meant as an intentional sabotage of using git (and
> bzr) for cpython, then that's the only explanation I can understand,
> otherwise it doesn't make sense to me why these files are in HG repository
> at all.

Then you won't understand. Sometimes things get out of date when they
aren't used or maintained.

You're welcome to fix the problem if you're a Git user, as suggested earlier.

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