[linux-elitists] Fwd: Bitkeeper outragem, old and new

Mister Bad mr.bad@pigdog.org
Thu Oct 17 05:51:31 PDT 2002


>>>>> "JM" == Jack Moffitt <jack@xiph.org> writes:

    JM> So did Tom call it a day?  I don't really understand what
    JM> happened to arch.

Tom had financial problems and couldn't keep developing arch. SO, he
kind of expanded the development to be more "arch-y" in the first
place: a star topography of multiple repositories sharing code.

    JM> Does this mean Tom Lord is no longer involved?  I'm curious as
    JM> to what happened.  I know that for a while Tom was trying some
    JM> donation/sponsorship program to help pay for development.

It didn't work. Or, at least, it hasn't so far.

~Mr. Bad

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