Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Apr 2005, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>> Although Linus is correct in that an SCM doesn't *have* to handle
>> this, it really feels like shooting for mediocracy to me. We might
>> as well design it right from the beginning.
> No. git is not an SCM. it's a filesystem designed to _host_ an SCM,
> and that _is_ doing it right from the beginning.
I imagine quite a few folks expect something not entirely unlike an SCM
to emerge from these current efforts. Moreover, Petr's 'git' scripts
wrap your "filesystem" plumbing to that very end.
To avoid confusion, I think it would be better to distinguish the two
layers, perhaps by calling the low-level plumbing... 'gitfs', of course.
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