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From Amila Jayasekara <thejaka.am...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Commit messages, Jira, and version control
Date Fri, 17 Jan 2014 03:51:52 GMT
+1 to move to Git.
It seems it is easy for people to contribute with GIT. (Specially
situations like GSOC).

Thanks
Thejaka Amila


On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 4:54 PM, Suresh Marru <smarru@apache.org> wrote:

> Thanks Marlon for resurrecting this discussion. Its also timely to the
> transition before GSOC 14 and as we move towards Airavata 1.0.
>
> One thing we have noticed is INFRA support for GIT transition has
> increased over time. Also, the integration with GITHUB, jClouds has fully
> exploited this and now there may be other projects also. So all in all the
> timing is very good and + 1 to move foreword for Airavata.
>
> Suresh
>
> On Jan 16, 2014, at 2:50 PM, Marlon Pierce <marpierc@iu.edu> wrote:
>
> > Hi all--
> >
> > We have discussed $subject before for other reasons without much action
> > [0], so I want to bring it up again.  Unless the situation has changed
> > recently, Apache's Jira no longer links SVN commit messages to Jira
> > tickets.  For background on the issues with SVN, see [1].  This ticket
> > is still unresolved.
> >
> > The general linking of repo commits to Jira tickets through commit
> > comments [2] is a good and virtuous thing.  We have lost this in
> > Airavata and need to get it back.  This requires moving to Git [3] [4].
> >
> > What other consequences are there for doing this?  Let's please
> > discuss.  It will take a bit of time from INFRA to make the conversion,
> > but this doesn't seem to be awful.  We need to preserve history if we do
> > this.  What else?
> >
> >
> > Thanks--
> >
> >
> > Marlon
> >
> > [0] https://www.mail-archive.com/dev@airavata.apache.org/msg03881.html
> >
> > [1] https://ecosystem.atlassian.net/browse/SVN-385
> >
> > [2] http://www.apache.org/dev/svngit2jira.html
> >
> > [3] https://git-wip-us.apache.org/
> >
> > [4]
> >
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/issues/?jql=project%20%3D%20INFRA%20AND%20text%20~%20%22git%20svn%22
>
>

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