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Proposal: Deprecate (or rename) extsrc/
I propose that we deprecate or remove the "extsrc/" tree,
as the name name-complete conflicts with "external/".
The "external/" tree was added in mid 2008.
A lot of the in-tree third-party source is now in this tree,
and developers need to traverse this tree a lot.
The "extsrc/" tree was added in late 2009.
Nothing in tree uses "extsrc/"; it's a placeholder for third-party
vendors to hook into the build for their own extensions.
There's no reason a vendor can't just integrate into the build
with local changes - that's what Wasabi Systems did in the early 2000s.
(Also, if I recall correctly, "extsrc/" without much consultation).
If some people require the "extsrc/" functionality in tree, then I propose:
1) A good case to retain the functionality should be made by them.
2) A better name than "extsrc/" should be chosen, that's not
going to cause completion rage. Maybe "3rdparty"?
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