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From Igor Costa <>
Subject Re: What would it take to move to Git?
Date Fri, 10 Aug 2012 22:37:50 GMT
As Carol, Gordon said, We must keep using SVN aside fact that is supported
by Apache Foundation.

Git is cool and is on stage now, but  Flex has a HUGE source code base and
isn't easy to fork on github specially if you willing to download to your

Likely getting truck carried by volks.

We could use git only for mirroring the code or even for docs. SVN 99% of
people at list knows it. Git too few.


Igor Costa

On Fri, Aug 10, 2012 at 7:01 PM, Carlos Rovira <> wrote:

> If you are on a Mac I strongly recommend source tree from attlasian. I
> think is the better tool for git ever created. In windows I think smart git
> is the option. My experience with egit was no so good.
> El viernes, 10 de agosto de 2012, Michael A. Labriola escribió:
> > >OK, but the first clone will be huge?  I think our import file was in
> the
> > 10's of GBs.  I'm afraid to try to clone the flex project over my home
> > network.  I am testing by cloning the flex-site which worked from github.
> >
> > That is a big concern. I don't have a sense of how big it would be if all
> > of the copies of files SVN has were made singular in the git method. We
> > don't need to use github to figure it out though, we can make a local git
> > repository and try this. I am willing to do so later next week when I
> > should have time or, if someone else has time, they can do so first.
> >
> > Mike
> >
> >
> >
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