[SciPy-dev] gui_thread issue

David M. Cooke cookedm at physics.mcmaster.ca
Sun Nov 7 16:43:01 CST 2004

On Sat, Nov 06, 2004 at 11:18:14PM +0530, Prabhu Ramachandran wrote:
> >>>>> "PP" == Pearu Peterson <pearu at scipy.org> writes:
>     PP> On Sat, 6 Nov 2004, Prabhu Ramachandran wrote:
>     >> In any case, should this be done now or once SciPy moves to
>     >> SVN?
>     PP> I'd say now. Moving to SVN seems to delay but we should not
>     PP> stop contributing to scipy because of that. It does not matter
>     PP> much whether patches go to CVS or to SVN repository, SVN has
>     PP> an advantage only when we want to move directories around in
>     PP> the code repository.
> Its the conversion from CVS to SVN that I was worried about.  For
> example, I don't know if files in the Attic convert cleanly?  What I
> read long ago was that cvs2svn was not perfect.  Perhaps this is not a
> problem but I was not sure.

FWIW, I converted some CVS repositories I had to Subversion about 6
months ago, using cvs2svn, and it worked fine. I had previously tried
more than a year ago, and it didn't do the branches, but it works now
for that. Runs faster, also.

Best is to try it out :-)

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