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From Mark Hindess <mark.hind...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: More svn layout
Date Tue, 23 Mar 2010 11:21:50 GMT

In message <201003231053.o2NArJqa003961@d12av01.megacenter.de.ibm.com>,
"Mark Hindess" writes:
> *sign* I thought I'd finally got to the end of all this but I was
> about to create the INFRA jira to get the new federated build git
> mirror created and it occurs to me that the location of the federated
> build is less than idea.
> In particular, the federated trunk, tags and branches are all under:
>   https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/harmony/enhanced
> which actually contains:
>   admin/
>   branches/
>   buildtest/
>   classlib/
>   classlibadapter/
>   common_resources/
>   contrib_archive/
>   drlvm/
>   jchevm/
>   jdktools/
>   microemulator/
>   sandbox/
>   tags/
>   tools/
>   trunk/
> I'm not sure if the git mirroring can cope with this (I suspect it
> can).  Regardless, it would seem more sensible to have the federated
> build under a subdirectory such as:
>   https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/harmony/enhanced/j2se
> or something.
> I am extremely pleased with how the restructuring is going but I'll be
> a lot happier when it is over. ;-) I can't help thinking if we don't
> fix this it will come back to haunt us eventually.
> Any thoughts/suggestions very welcome.

Just to give an idea, if we did the rename (and the deletes of the other
directories that are due in ~2 weeks) we'd end up with:


which does seem a little less of a mess.


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