[tex-live] svn vs. p4

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun May 14 11:15:47 CEST 2006

Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> For me it doesn't matter very much which tool we use.  I don't have
> any experience with p4.  It seems that some people are not completely
> convinced that it is the best solution, but I don't know the reason.
> I have the impression that people who are using svn for other projects
> like it very much.
I don't really have a say in this because i'm not a heavy user of the 
repository, but at bachotek i got the impression that under the current 
conditions (hardware, connections, etc) svn is not a solution that works 
well in all places, esp Staszek had problems with synchronizing svn that 
he didn't have before with p4. So, the question is: who are the most 
important users and what are their experiences so far. I also understood 
that dante is willing to continue any sponsoring of P4 that is needed, 
so ...


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