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Re: git copies of cvs modules available

On Fri, Nov 06, 2009 at 05:51:40PM -0500, Miles Nordin wrote:
> >>>>> "tls" == Thor Lancelot Simon <> writes:
>    tls> silly excuses people are making for the speed and resource
>    tls> consumption issues that users are reporting.
> ``please make your estimates using git://... instead of http://...''
> is a reasonable and practical suggestion, not a silly excuse.

If the network protocol used to access the version control software
can cause an order-of-magnitude difference in the memory resources used
to check out from the repository, there's something deeply wrong with
either the design or implementation of the version control software in

Thor Lancelot Simon                               
    "Even experienced UNIX users occasionally enter rm *.* at the UNIX
     prompt only to realize too late that they have removed the wrong
     segment of the directory structure." - Microsoft WSS whitepaper

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