[slime-devel] CVS and friends

Stelian Ionescu sionescu at cddr.org
Wed Aug 25 09:43:17 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-08-25 at 09:44 +0200, christian.lynbech at tieto.com wrote:
> To corporate drones such as myself sitting behind a firewall it would be
> really usefull to have a VC with http access.
> As long as it is not bazaar. We admittedly do not have the fastest
> connection to the outside world but I gave up after a checkout of the
> emacs repo literally had been running for several days without
> finishing.

With git you have two anonymous download protocols - one ad-hoc and very
fast and one on top of HTTP(but usually not as efficient), with hg you
have one on top of HTTP

OTOH, bzr is much too inefficient to be relevant and I think it's unfair
to lay its sins on the other two

Stelian Ionescu a.k.a. fe[nl]ix
Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur.
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