Subject: Re: importing from another BSD
To: Rui Paulo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Squier <email@example.com>
Date: 03/21/2006 18:24:41
On Mar 14, 2006, at 2:25 PM, Rui Paulo wrote:
> Bill Squier <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>> v1.1 ->direct from FreeBSD
>>> v1.2 ->add NetBSD rcsid
>>> v1.3 ->style changes
>> I can't imagine this is a good idea. Do we really do this with any
>> other imported software? Future merges may become nightmares
>> depending on the number of such changes.
> What do you suggest ?
> P.S.: I assumed we would use vendor branches.
So did I. I think this really boils down to: Do you plan on doing
future merges? If so, KNFing it just makes more work.