[Twisted-Python] Moving Twisted off Trac and SVN to somewhere nicer

Kevin Horn kevin.horn at gmail.com
Wed Jul 6 13:08:36 MDT 2011

On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 5:35 AM, Laurens Van Houtven <_ at lvh.cc> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:19 AM, Kevin Horn <kevin.horn at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Also, Git _is_ worse on Windows than it is on *nix.  It's just not as bad
>> as it _used_ to be.  It's functional.  It works.  But it is difficult to
>> deal with,
>> and a lot of Windows users I have talked to (as well as myself, of course)
>> just don't like using it.
>> I'm not necessarily saying that that means Twisted shouldn't use Git.  But
>> it _should_ be considered as a factor.
>> Kevin Horn
> Gotcha, thanks.
> I've been told that hg is a lot more pleasant on Windows, (and you appear
> to echo that), and hg-git manages to be a damn-near 1:1 mapping. Have you
> tried that?
> cheers
> lvh
I've been told the same thing, by someone who _really_ didn't want to switch
a project to git and got overruled.  He indicated that using hg-git pretty
much fixed all his complaints.

I haven't used it myself, though if I ever need to do any serious work on a
large project using git, I certainly intend to.

Kevin Horn
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