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Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: bzr 2.6+b2-1 -- Python based distributed version control (DVCS)

2012-12-09 21:09 Ken Brown <>:
| On 12/8/2012 6:06 AM, Ken Brown wrote:
| > On 12/6/2012 1:31 PM, Jari Aalto wrote:
| >> As of 2012-11-15 the future of this software is uncertain as the
| >> current development has stagnated. All the lead developers have left
| >> Canonical (the project owner). You might want to consider migrating to
| >> other alternative DVCS software, like Git or Mercurial, in a long term.
| >
| > bzr provides a "fastimport" plugin that can be used to carry out the
| > migration
| > (
| > Some Linux distributions provide this plugin as a separate package.  Are
| > you interested in doing that for Cygwin?
| I went ahead and packaged it myself for my own use.  I'm attaching my
| .cygport file in case you want to use it.  I'm also attaching the
| .cygport for python-fastimport, which is needed by bzr-fastimport.
| I can ITP these myself if you don't want to.  Just let me know.

Aa you already packaged those, please go ahead.

Thanks Ken,

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