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From Christian Grobmeier <grobme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Plans for migrating to SVN?
Date Thu, 17 Nov 2011 09:10:18 GMT
Michael,

On Thu, Nov 17, 2011 at 10:07 AM, Michael Brooks
<michael@michaelbrooks.ca> wrote:
> @Christian I'm interested in helping the CouchDB guys write Git guidelines
> for ASF - if it's a step towards ASF adopting Git. Thanks for mentioning
> this!

see you at: dev@couchdb.apache.org
(subscribe with dev-subscribe@couchdb.apache.org)

I just added myself there too

Cheers,
Christian

>
> On Thu, Nov 17, 2011 at 12:59 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz <
> bdelacretaz@apache.org> wrote:
>
>> On Thu, Nov 17, 2011 at 3:29 AM, Laurent Hasson <lhasson@rim.com> wrote:
>> > ...I believe many in the PhoneGap community are/were under the impression
>> > that Git would remain the project's repo even as we move to Apache, thus
>> > the confusion/questions on this thread...
>>
>> Let's clarify this: it is currently a requirement for all ASF projects
>> to use svn.apache.org as their code repository.
>>
>> As Jukka suggests, Callback being in incubation can continue to use
>> github for some time, but that prevents the project from graduating to
>> a top-level project, and probably even from making ASF releases (as
>> the ASF releases source code, which has to be hosted on our
>> infrastructure so that we control it).
>>
>> git.apache.org provides "bridges" that allows committers to work with
>> Git, up to a point.
>>
>> The CouchDB project is currently using Git as their main repository,
>> as an experiment which might result in ASF projects being allowed to
>> use either Git or Subversion in the future. We don't know when that
>> might happen. I personally hope that happens soon, but that's just my
>> opinion.
>>
>> -Bertrand
>>
>



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