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Re: svn commit: r30864 - in trunk/contrib/server-side/svnstsw: . conf doc doc/man include include/svnstsw src

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 01 May 2008 14:44:22 -0400

Richard Hansen wrote:
> I wasn't aware that automake was such a hot-button topic. May I ask
> what the motivation was for removing automake? I'm a relatively
> inexperienced developer and it would be nice to avoid known problems in
> future projects.

I can't recall for sure (that was a looooong time ago) but I suspect that
the annoyance of manually updating Windows build system files (for N
different Windows build systems) every time we added or removed a file
played heavily into it.

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
CollabNet   <>   www.collab.net   <>   Distributed Development On Demand

Received on 2008-05-01 20:44:32 CEST

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