[Numpy-discussion] Can we freeze the subversion repository and move to github this week?

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Sep 15 11:16:35 CDT 2010

On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 11:10, Charles R Harris
<charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
> <snip>
> Now that we have the repository, let's revisit the .gitignore file that I
> removed from svn. IIRC, Stefan complained and Pauli more or less agreed with
> the removal. However, after browsing about the net, the suggested policy is
> that files that should be excluded in all the clones of the repository
> should go in .gitignore and local exclusions should go in .git/info/exclude.
> So it seems we should commit a .gitignore file just to help avoid accidental
> additions. As a start, I suggest the following contents:
> *.o
> *.a
> *.pyc
> *.swp
> *~
> build


Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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