[webkit-dev] Re: Ports and Forks

Mike Emmel mike.emmel at gmail.com
Fri Feb 16 08:55:23 PST 2007

I'm not authoritative I just think I understand how Linus introduced
the concept of open development into the work on the Linux kernel by
introducing the right tools.

Linus is the brilliant one.

I assure you it took me a while to figure it out I'm not that smart.

On 2/16/07, Alp Toker <alp at atoker.com> wrote:
> Far from causing divergent forks and fragmentation, Mike is proposing a
> way to avoid each of the concerns you listed. I really don't care what
> version control system gets used, but I do care when a reasonable
> suggestions gets shot down so lightly.
> In all fairness, if you "don't understand how git-svn can possibly be
> better than a branch in the same SVN repository", Mike is probably a
> more authoritative figure on the subject and I hope he isn't discouraged
> by you.

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