[Coin-announce] [Coin-discuss] Announcing the Coin Bazaar project

Gaetano Mendola mendola at gmail.com
Wed Mar 17 14:36:04 EDT 2010

On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 11:53 AM, Alpár Jüttner <alpar at cs.elte.hu> wrote:
> Dear All,
> I really like the idea of this Coin Bazaar project. Let me add two
> comments, however.
> Firstly, the name is probably not the best, because there is a
> distributed version control system (DVCS) called Bazaar
> (http://bazaar.canonical.com/en/), therefore many people will falsely
> assume that this project is about replacing SVN to a Bazaar.

Isn't ? I tought that area would use Bazaar indeed instead of SVN!
So my +1 to reconsider the name.

> Secondly, I strongly suggest considering this kind of change in the
> version management, probably for the whole COIN-OR project in the long
> run. (Though it shouldn't be Bazaar, as it is clearly well behind
> Mercurial and GIT, the two other players on this market.)

I agree, better may be mercurial, easier than GIT.

Gaetano Mendola


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