[Gdal-dev] RFC 3: GDAL Commiter Guildlines
dmorissette at mapgears.com
Fri Oct 27 14:40:04 EDT 2006
Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> The cost is the extra complication in the CVS history - ie. the log
> command gets much more complicated and less comprehensible.
True. The cvs logs are globally polluted by the log messages of all
branches. Glad to hear this is fixed in SVN.
> Normally one does not pull down the full repository, just one branch or
> the trunk. In this case the branches don't take extra traffic.
I have to admit I don't know SVN much, I had just assumed from what I
read that the default behavior was to pull all branches unless you
specify a single branch or the trunk at checkout time. If the default is
to only pull the trunk (like CVS does) then you're right that solves
Thanks for the clarifications
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