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Re: a couple of comments

From: Mo DeJong <mdejong_at_cygnus.com>
Date: 2001-04-03 01:43:56 CEST

On Mon, 2 Apr 2001 nn@broadcom.com wrote:

>
> I saw the svlug announcement so took a scan thru http://subversion.tigris.org .
> I was interested right up until I read that it's based on a new file system.
> Brrrrp! Pass. Been there, not going to any proprietary/new/different/whatever fs.

Humm, where exactly did you read that? I also read the docs but came
to the opposite conclusion.

> Minor note: "Subversion" is a Bad name for a source code control system.

That is B.S. I really get sick of people trying to force everyone
to be "professional" at the cost of doing anything interesting.
I did not pick the name, but I think the folks that did have
a right to name it whatever they want.

What exactly are you comparing the name to? Microsoft just came
out with a product named "Hailstorm", is that
"too unprofessional" for you?

Mo DeJong
Red Hat Inc
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:27 2006

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