svn & new pkg system

Fbsd8 fbsd8 at
Sun Mar 10 17:39:51 UTC 2013

Steve O'Hara-Smith wrote:
> On Sun, 10 Mar 2013 13:18:04 -0400
> Fbsd8 <fbsd8 at> wrote:
>> No body has made a case for NOT including svn in the base system. If it 
>> can be a port there is no reason why it can not be included in the base 
>> system.
> 	Giorgos did when he said "Subversion is a large system, with a ton
> of dependencies" which translates to a lot of work to keep it up to date in
> the base system, and all sorts of fun and games when other things using
> those dependencies need a newer version.

And how is that any different from any other package or pkgng situation.

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