Re: Requirements? Ben Laurie (
Wed, 12 Apr 2000 19:52:19 +0100

"Jonathan S. Shapiro" wrote:
> > > Also, the execution of the programs isn't reliable in the face of
> remoting
> > > because of path name problems.
> >
> > You claim you can fix this in a way that's any better than the obvious
> > fix for CVS?
> Yes. Build a scheme interpreter into the CM system itself, and use that as a
> common runtime across platforms. Fetch the programs from the CM system
> rather than the file system.

> In this way, the programs will run on any platform where the CM system runs,
> and if you can't get the CM system running methinks you have bigger worries
> than getting the ancillary checkin/checkout programs to run.

Hmm. And then I have to learn Scheme to do it. :-(