Stop the git abuse

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at freenet.de
Mon May 21 12:40:33 UTC 2012


On 05/21/2012 02:19 PM, Stijn Hoop wrote:
> The reasons you mention are just FUD -- this can happen to whatever 
> data you specify
No ... I have seen all such cases happen.

People killing git histories in various ways, ... not worth mentioning, 
I'd yet have to see one single VCS conversion which did not loose history.

> and is not cause for different usage (other than backup strategy etc), 
> and furthermore is not specific to RPM changelog data in any way. 
... an inlined $changelog is much less likely to get corrupted.

Ralf



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