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Re: A tiny request for the repository move

From: Branko Cibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2009 22:41:52 +0100

Karl Fogel wrote:
> Please, though: "branches/trunk" not "branches/dev". Trunk is the term
> of art for the main development branch. Everyone knows what it means.
> When people are browsing over a directory and they see a "trunk" subdir,
> they won't have to wonder.

Term of art? Funny I never came across it until I joined this project.
:) The literature calles it "mainline"; CVS calles it "1" which is extra
confusing; ClearCase calls it "main"; git calls it "master".

Frankly I don't care about the name that much as about the location.

-- Brane

Received on 2009-11-12 22:42:08 CET

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