Python Goes Mercurial

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Sun Apr 5 08:50:53 CEST 2009

In message <262497db-d2fd-4217-978c-
fc5571f103d5 at>, Michele Simionato wrote:

> If Martin - which is well above the average programmer -
> says that he would need help with Git, I take this as
> meaning that most people would get lost with Git.

I don't feel lost with Git. Does that make me an above-average programmer?

> P.S. the thing I do not understand if why we are moving
> away from Subversion.

Because it's still centralized. That means different developers cannot pursue 
parallel branches on their own, those branches must be represented on the 

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