invitation to vcs-pkg: integrating VCS with package maintenance

martin f krafft madduck at
Mon Mar 17 07:08:05 PDT 2008

also sprach Ken VanDine <ken at> [2008.03.17.1445 +0100]:
> No, conary actually does that as well.  Conary uses vcs concepts
> for both sides of things.  You can even branch and merge changes
> from other branchs.  Conary even has a concept of a shadow branch,
> which means you can track upstream and maintain only your local
> changes.  Very cool stuff.  It really makes distro maintenance
> easy, and even easier for derivatives.

Would you mind if we moved this discussion to the vcs-pkg mailing

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