On Mon, 14 May 2012, Tim Jenness wrote:
> yes. Although in general we can't expect people on stardev to know who to call.
Four times out of five it's me who reports this particular issue -
I'll try to contact Henry direct in future (maybe CCing this list
> Switching to distributed revision control does have some advantages
> when you have an unreliable server.
Yes I appreciate that. However that machine is also the www.starlink.ac.uk
HTTP server which is the canonical target for application-specific pages
(it's used by me and users for http://www.starlink.ac.uk/topcat etc),
so going github wouldn't solve all my Hawaiian reliability issues.
Mark Taylor Astronomical Programmer Physics, Bristol University, UK
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