[Mono-dev] Why GIT?

Miguel de Icaza miguel at novell.com
Thu Jul 1 01:26:03 EDT 2010

Hello Amir,

I was wondering if you can elaborate on why/how you chose GIT for future
> source control of Mono? With a lot of options out there, I'm just wanting a
> peek at some of your or the Mono team's thoughts when evaluating other VCS.
> Maybe a post on your blog is due :)

I am afraid I do not have a great answer to that question.

It was mostly inertia from the rest of the team.   I do not mind subversion
myself and find it very simple to use.   But some members in the team have
started using svn2git and keeping their own repositories around, so we kind
of gravitated there.

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