Re: Kernel SCM saga..

From: David Woodhouse
Date: Thu Apr 07 2005 - 02:23:25 EST

On Wed, 2005-04-06 at 08:42 -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> PS. Don't bother telling me about subversion. If you must, start reading
> up on "monotone". That seems to be the most viable alternative, but don't
> pester the developers so much that they don't get any work done. They are
> already aware of my problems ;)

One feature I'd want to see in a replacement version control system is
the ability to _re-order_ patches, and to cherry-pick patches from my
tree to be sent onwards. The lack of that capability is the main reason
I always hated BitKeeper.


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