I finally heard back about “Project: Bradenburg” and it's not exactly good news.
The Corporation is using revision 4873.
The Corporate Overlords are apparently using a custom version of revision 5076
(custom because it contains a one line patch).
No one else is using “Project: Bradenburg,”
at least for now.
Also, around the time of revision 5076,
the codebase started to be converted from C to C++.
No reason I can find for the decision,
and it's not complete.
So now I have to deal with a hybrid C and C++ project,
which is currently at revision 5567.
the desire to switch back to the C code base is strong.
I'll have to see.
On the plus side, “Project: Bradenburg II: Electric Boogaloo”
an attempted rewrite of “Project: Bradenburg,”
which itself was a rewrite of a previous project that never got into production,
which was to replace a third party package that didn't quite do what we wanted and was thus patched to Hell and back)
can be safely ignored.
I also have a few months to figure this mess out.
what a legacy this code has.
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