> More people know C, more people know CVS, so more people can help and
> contribute to FreeIPMI.  Fewer people know Scheme, even fewer people
> know GNU Arch.  Its another "barrier to entry" for people to help.

Now that I think about it more.  I'm even more against it.  Thinking
about how often we ask people to get the "latest checked in version",
most people by default won't have GNU Arch installed on their systems. 
So it'll be more difficult for them to actually get a recently checked
in version.

Al

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----- Original Message -----
From: Albert Chu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Date: Thursday, February 2, 2006 4:11 pm
Subject: Re: [Freeipmi-devel] more frequent releases

> Hey AB,
> 
> Thinking about it a bit, I don't think we should move to GNU Arch.  
> It'sfor the same reason we need to move the Scheme code out of 
> FreeIPMI.  
> 
> More people know C, more people know CVS, so more people can help and
> contribute to FreeIPMI.  Fewer people know Scheme, even fewer people
> know GNU Arch.  Its another "barrier to entry" for people to help.
> 
> Al
> 
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> Albert Chu
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> Computer Scientist
> High Performance Systems Division
> Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Anand Babu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Date: Thursday, February 2, 2006 3:39 pm
> Subject: [Freeipmi-devel] more frequent releases
> 
> > Hi Al,
> > Let us make a 0.2.0 release and move to GNU Arch after that. GNU 
> Arch> encourages distributed way of development and branching.
> > 
> > Moving forward, we should make our release schedules more
> > aggressive. Once in a month or two.
> > 
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