Date: Sun, 01 May 2011 13:07:51 +0200 From: magnum <rawsmooth@...dband.net> To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Please, git repositories On 2011-04-29 15:03, Bartavelle wrote: > I know patches are the preferred mean of modification distribution for > JtR, but wouldn't it be nice to use git repositories ? > > For people maintaining a slightly different version of the official > source tree (for example with intrinsics), it is really, *really*, > convenient to be able to merge upstream patches with a simple command. > > For project managers (that means Solar), it might be a nice way to merge > other peoples patch sets. > > For people who want to test the new cool thing (such as the new patches > submitted during O's SoS on a daily basis), it saves a lot of time to be > able to sync with a specific branch. I agree. It doesn't HAVE to be managed by Solar though. Anyone having experience with github or something like that? I have only used public repos read-only. magnum
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