Introduction to Ubuntu Distributed Development

Olof Bjarnason olof.bjarnason at
Fri Dec 18 13:19:14 GMT 2009

2009/12/18 Shentino <shentino at>:
> Considering that ship has already sailed a long time ago, I don't think its
> wise to waste lumber on another ship when it is already needed elsewhere.
> If the bzr galleon runs aground or hits an iceberg in the future, however,
> things may change.
> Not being a developer myself I'm not aware of bzr's shortcomings/virtues, or
> those of git/hg, but if frustration with bzr is indeed nearing critical mass
> then it may well be prudent to consider adding support for alternatives.
> Personally though I think it's a bit of a waste of time discussing this
> "holy war of the DVCS's" if canonical and launchpad have both made it clear
> that bzr is the only offically supported VCS.

I have used bzr for some months and I love the LP integration.

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