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Re: newlib git?
- From: Jeff Johnston <jjohnstn at redhat dot com>
- To: Joel Sherrill <joel dot sherrill at OARcorp dot com>
- Cc: newlib at sourceware dot org, Corinna Vinschen <vinschen at redhat dot com>
- Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:13:17 -0500 (EST)
- Subject: Re: newlib git?
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----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joel Sherrill" <joel.sherrill@OARcorp.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org, "Jeff Johnston" <email@example.com>, "Corinna Vinschen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 6:38:33 PM
> Subject: Re: newlib git?
> On 11/19/2013 5:12 PM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > On Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 09:39:45PM +0000, James Walmsley wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> Its definitely read-only. You can probably use git-svn.
> >> I look forward to the day when everyone just uses git.
> > Tom Tromey (the hero who converted gdb and binutils) has offered to help
> > anyone who wants to undertake the newlib conversion.
> > That would require buy-in from the newlib maintainers, of course.
> Jeff? Corinna? What do you think?
I'm very comfortable with git as I use it daily in my Eclipse work and I do like it. I didn't have to set it up though :).
I'm not overly anxious to take on the effort to transform; I was kind of expecting all of sourceware.org to go to git one day and we would simply change over.
However, if the majority of newlib committers want to use it now, I'm certainly open to setting it up.
-- Jeff J.
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