Python Goes Mercurial

Chris Rebert clp2 at rebertia.com
Wed Apr 1 09:15:07 CEST 2009


On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 12:01 AM, Carl Banks <pavlovevidence at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mar 31, 6:25 pm, Lawrence D'Oliveiro <l... at geek-
> central.gen.new_zealand> wrote:
>> <http://arstechnica.com/open-source/news/2009/03/python-adopts-the-mer...>
>>
>> So what were these "strong antipathies" towards Git, exactly?
>
> Apparently Mercurial had it's own hate club, and the reaction on
> python-dev was so severe GvR backtracked on his decision.
>
> Trying to appease a least common denominator, he changed his mind and
> Python is going with SCCS instead.

This is why I hate staying up late on March 31st...

Cheers,
Chris

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