[PC-BSD Dev] Switching VCS to Git

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Apr 17 06:48:32 PDT 2013

On 04/17/2013 09:43, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 04/17/2013 09:36, Ken Moore wrote:
>> On 04/17/2013 09:29, Kris Moore wrote:
>>> On 04/17/2013 01:09, Florian Stinglmayr wrote:
>>>> Is there any particular reason why you did not convert the entire SVN
>>>> history? Having that would be helpful IMHO.
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Florian
>>> I started to, but then decided against it for a few reasons:
>>> 1. It was making the new repo very large, lots of binary blobs and such
>>> was ballooning it up to ~3GB. This seemed like a good time to trim down
>>> to reasonable initial clone time.
>>> 2. We only have a few very active developers, so I figured most wouldn't
>>> mind.
>>> 3. We will still have the old SVN repo available in read-only mode for
>>> the foreseeable future, which still has all the SVN history intact, in
>>> case somebody needs to get at it.
>> My only request is to also transfer the pcbsd-projects tree to a git
>> repo. There is some important stuff in there, and that is the main
>> development arena I use for new utilities so I don't have to worry
>> about committing partially completed work. Also the EasyPBI directory
>> in there contains all the scripts and stuff necessary to update the
>> EasyPBI port in about 5 minutes.  :-)
> Its on my TODO list for today :)

Here you go!


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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