[PC-BSD Dev] Switching VCS to Git

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Apr 18 07:19:16 PDT 2013


On 04/17/2013 15:09, John Hixson wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 17, 2013 at 09:29:44AM -0400, 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.
> Hey Kris,
>
> You could always create a separate repo for the legacy code. That's what
> we did with FreeNAS. This way the history is preserved in git for those
> who want to use it.
>
> - John
>
>
>

Sounds like a good idea! I'll try and get that done in the next few days :)

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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