[webkit-dev] Should we consider switching to git over svn?

Adam Roben aroben at apple.com
Tue Oct 9 08:18:59 PDT 2007

On Oct 9, 2007, at 6:40 AM, David D. Kilzer wrote:

> The biggest issue I see from using a git development model is that  
> the WebKit
> project would need its own "Linus" to integrate changes from  
> branches/clones
> into the main tree, unless using git is simply another means-to-an- 
> end for
> generating patches to post on Bugzilla.

    git can be set up to use a central repository that only certain  
people have commit access to, just like cvs or svn. You just don't  
_have_ to do it that way with git, while with cvs or svn there's no  
other option.


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