Re: Is the BitKeeper network protocol documented?

From: Jamie Lokier (
Date: Sat Jan 18 2003 - 03:09:59 EST

Larry McVoy wrote:
> I guess I don't know how to help you. As far as I can tell, if Linus
> wasn't using BK he'd still be doing what he was doing up until he started
> using BK which means you wouldn't have the option of the up to date
> snapshots you can currently get.

Oh, I agree that BK makes things possible that didn't happen before.
The only downside is that now Linus _assumes_ you can see what he's
doing - because that makes less work for him - which is fair enough
really. That's the best part of decent version management!

Anyway, I am mostly satisfied with the hourly patch link that Andrew
Morton pointed me to.

-- Jamie
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