[packagers] Infrastructure - version control

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Mon Apr 4 11:35:51 CEST 2011

On Mon, 4 Apr 2011, Yury V. Zaytsev wrote:

> On Mon, 2011-04-04 at 09:46 +0200, David Hrbáč wrote:
>> Good work. What's the current state? Are commits to SVN propagated to
>> GITrepo and vice versa? I want to avoid split brain issue.
> I am sorry about that, I should have mentioned it in my email in the
> first place.
> This is just a test conversion and actually, as it does not contain SVN
> metadata it can not be updated anymore. My plan was to gather feedback
> on how it looks like (I could have messed something up etc.) and when
> the thing is settled, I will have to perform one last conversion and we
> switch to git completely.

I got that from your mail somehow ;-)

>> Until Dag adopts GITrepo into his build scripts I guess he is going to use SVN.
>> So, where I'm supposed to send my commits now?
> For now in fact we are still going to be using the SVN. As soon as
> everybody agrees that git is the way to go and we settle with the
> hosting, Dag can change his build system and then we are good to go.

Yes, in itself it shouldn't be very different. Although if we move to git 
I'd like to also host the other stuff in git (so we can completely abandon 
the subversion). But that can happen gradually, there's no need to do an 
all-or-nothing migration.

> The next post I gonna make is about where to host the repo, but for now,
> it would be really nice to hear something from Dag first.

Present !

-- dag wieers, dag at wieers.com, http://dag.wieers.com/
-- dagit linux solutions, info at dagit.net, http://dagit.net/

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