On Thu, Feb 21, 2002 at 01:49:09AM -0800, David O'Brien wrote:

I'm not a commiter, but here comes my very humble opinion...

> Users of Perforce are starting to force the rest of us to learn and use
> it.  That is totally not acceptable for the general FreeBSD population.

This argument is pretty weak, learning perforce takes 15-20 minutes.

> Those that chose to use it because they feel the tool is useful for
> THEMSELVES are of course free to use it.  HOWEVER, Perforce is NOT the CM
> system of the FreeBSD project.  Thus users of Perforce are expected to
> share their bits via posting patches, not forcing everyone to pull them
> out of the Perforce depot.

Well, if all developers started using p4, things would be easier and work
better in the long term. p4 is lightyears ahead of cvs, and, from what
I've read in this thread, developers are not exactly happy with cvs now,
as it's limitations have become evident.

So, why not give it a try?

Just my 0.02 Eur

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