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add more points from ongoing discussion

    1: ## Requirements
    2: 
    3: A list of requirements for a possible replacement for CVS as repo software for NetBSD and pkgsrc so we don't keep starting over listing these (and forgetting half) all of the time:
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    5: - the license would be nice to be BSDish, must be open source and free to use
    6: - the software should be includeable in NetBSD base without too much excess baggage
    7: - it should be possible to do development on old or small hardware
    8: - it must support automated updating of source trees
    9: - it must support branches
   10: - there should be a conversion for the present history (that actually works)
   11: - the resulting repository must not break easily
   12: - the software should be reasonably mature and reliable
   13: - checkout of a pkgsrc tree must be feasible on a 32MB system
   14: - checkout of a stable pkgsrc tree and then updating select package subdirs to the latest version of the main branch should be possible
   15: - lasting removal of legally tainted code must be possible
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   17: Please add/correct.
   18: 
   19: ***
   20: 
   21: ## Experiences in using the software
   22: 
   23: ### Experiences with git
   24: 
   25: please fill in
   26: 
   27: ### Experiences with Subversion
   28: 
   29: please fill in
   30: 
   31: ***
   32: 
   33: ## Conversion experiences
   34: 
   35: to be filled in later

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