Get this party started...
avi.bryant at gmail.com
Sun Mar 6 00:03:04 UTC 2005
On Sat, 05 Mar 2005 19:13:30 +0100, Cees de Groot <cg at cdegroot.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 5 Mar 2005 14:29:30 +0100, Avi Bryant <avi.bryant at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 1. To separate the code currently in the image into discrete sections
> > with minimal and well understood dependencies on each other.
> Just a quick note before double work gets done: the Morphic Splitters Team
> is already working on the Morphic bits here - we have currently 3 packages
> (core morphic, full morphic, etoys) and we're working on making them
> cleanly separated, unloadable, etcetera.
Phew! Certainly glad not to have *that* task on our shoulders... ;)
It raises an interesting question, though: how do we partition the
partitioning? Do we make a list of packages, and people sign up to
break a particular one out? Not necessarily to completion - they can
check it back in when they're done so someone else can continue. It
seems like optimistic locking has way too much potential for duplicate
Would that be a useful tool to build? List of packages, you log in
and pick one to work on, then post a changeset to release the lock
when you're done. First thing you do when working on something is
load all the changesets this tool has accumulated so far.
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