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Re: GuixSD on arm (ng0)

From: Leo Famulari
Subject: Re: GuixSD on arm (ng0)
Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2016 13:02:29 -0400
User-agent: Mutt/1.6.0 (2016-04-01)

On Tue, Jul 05, 2016 at 03:04:56PM +0200, David Craven wrote:
> Just chiming in here...
> I know that github being propietary software probably won't be
> considered, but it is unarguably an awesome piece of software,
> possibly the best propietary software since google search :-) I think
> that using github would improve the efficiency of submitting/reviewing
> patches. But I'm still new to the sending patches via email thing - so
> I might get used to it...

I would really prefer to not have to use a web page for contributing to
Guix. I find the tools `git send-email` and `git am` to be very easy to
use and much faster than a web site.

The really nice thing about email is that one can do it with a *very*
wide variety of tools and interfaces. Web pages, on the other hand,
basically have a single interface, and you have to be a web developer to
change it for yourself.

But, some people don't prefer email. Considering that, my opinion is
that the ideal situation would be a hybrid mail / web interface, where
the two components could be used interchangeably. Work done on one
interface would automatically show up in the other interface. Does this

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