Moving Away From CVS: A Vote

Max Kanat-Alexander mkanat at
Mon Sep 7 10:22:06 UTC 2009

On 09/07/2009 02:54 AM, Gervase Markham wrote:
> Here's a test for function I've needed from the 3 major Mozilla SCMs
> recently: can it give me an XML or RSS feed of all changes in the entire
> repository (or, perhaps, a separate feed for each branch) from a
> particular date, say, six months ago?

	Yeah, I'm pretty sure you can get Atom limited by date. It's not 
something that's directly in the UI, but you can just add a few URL 
parameters that are probably documented somewhere that I could look up 
for you some time, if you'd like. (Or you could ask in #bzr on FreeNode 
if the loggerhead devs are around when you ask--beuno is the main one, I 

> I personally use an abstraction library (Patch Maker -
> to work with multiple SCMs,
> so in one sense it doesn't matter too much.

	I note you added bzr support recently--perhaps basing it on the 
bzr-loom plugin would make things easier in that department.

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