[Python-Dev] hg vs Github [was: PEP 481 - Migrate Some Supporting Repositories to Git and Github]

Wes Turner wes.turner at gmail.com
Sat Jan 17 22:05:27 CET 2015

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On Dec 1, 2014 11:37 AM, "Jim J. Jewett" <jimjjewett at gmail.com> wrote:

> M. Cepl asked:
> > What I really don't understand is why this discussion is hg v.
> > GitHub, when it should be hg v. git. Particular hosting is
> > a secondary issue
> I think even the proponents concede that git isn't better enough
> to justify a switch in repositories.
> They do claim that GitHub (the whole environment; not just the
> hosting) is so much better that a switch to GitHub is justified.
> Github + hg offers far fewer benefits than Github + git, so also
> switching to git is part of the price.  Whether that is an
> intolerable markup or a discount is disputed, as are the value
> of several other costs and benefits.
> -jJ
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