Re: [patch 1/3] Add SCM info to MAINTAINERS

From: Josh Boyer
Date: Fri Nov 18 2005 - 15:06:00 EST

On 11/18/05, Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Nov 2005, Josh Boyer wrote:
> >
> > MTD also has a CVS tree... which begs the question as to whether or
> > not CVS trees can be added to the SCM type?
> I'd argue against it.
> CVS is a piece of crap, and anyody who maintaines stuff in CVS just makes
> it harder to ever merge back. That's not just a theory - we've had that
> situation happen in real life over the years, which is why I definitely
> don't want to see any external CVS trees given any kind of recognition at
> all.

You'll get no argument from me. I've been meaning to bug the MTD
maintainers about switching altogether anyway.

Someone was going to ask about it though, so I thought I'd get "first post" ;).

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