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Re: svn commit: r11407

From: <kfogel_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-10-15 22:57:28 CEST

Greg Hudson <ghudson@MIT.EDU> writes:
> On Fri, 2004-10-15 at 12:41, kfogel@collab.net wrote:
> > Oh -- wait, let's think this through.
>
> I think it would be a little unfriendly to distribute a tar file (of the
> Subversion sources) containing symlinks. It's not common practice among
> open source software and it prevents people from properly importing our
> sources into CVS, svn 1.0, etc..

We wouldn't have to distribute the symlinks in our tarballs.

(Aside from that, can you think of any other reasons we should avoid
the proposed use?)

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