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Re: d-i git repo: sample conversion

On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 08:49:50PM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> We discussed switching to git at DebConf, and came up with a compromise
> plan that seemed reasonable to all in attendance[1]: Split each d-i
> package into its own git repository[2], but leave the manual[3] and
> packages/po[4] in svn. Investigate using submodules[6] and/or mr
> to tie the git repositories together.

Oh yeah. Another reason to go.

> To check out a complete tree, which should be identical to the current
> tree except for using git for most things:
> 	svn checkout svn://svn.debian.org/d-i/people/joeyh/gitdemo
> 	cd gitdemo
> 	mr -p checkout

And the git analogeon? Or is it unable to handle such kind of things?


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