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Date: 2004-12-18 (09:49)
From: Erik de Castro Lopo <ocaml-erikd@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] [OT] Rant about VCS
On Sat, 18 Dec 2004 10:28:56 +0100
Sven Luther <> wrote:

> Well, arch and subversion are different kind of system. subversion is a good
> cvs replacement, while arch aims more at the bitkeeper category.

Yes, subversion aims to be a better CVS while Arch and Bitkeeper
aim to be a better revision control system. If you want a better
revision control system CVS is probably not a good place to

> That said, there is no real support for tagging in
> arch, which is what makes subversion preferable for the debian-like usage,
> where we tag each released version.

There is an arch way to do this:

    tla tag project--devel project--release--versionnumber

Its even called tag. What more could you want :-).

  Erik de Castro Lopo (Yes it's valid)
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