Re: Alioth - Convert SVN repo to Git
Sandro Tosi <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I tried to put together a guide to convert SVN repo to Git hosted on Alioth.
>  http://wiki.debian.org/Alioth/Git#ConvertaSVNAliothrepositorytoGit
> Since I'm not that expert in Git, I'd like to ask you for its review.
> The conversion and all other steps are working, but there's room for
> improvement, I think.
the howto is useful if you want to convert the svn history of a project.
The approach is IME useless for converting package branches that only
contain the debian/ directory of a package. This kind of package branch
layout is commongly found on svn.debian.org.
Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4