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From Nick Wellnhofer <>
Subject Re: [lucy-dev] Break up repository
Date Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:09:58 GMT

On Dec 20, 2013, at 17:46 , Marvin Humphrey <> wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 20, 2013 at 4:58 AM, Nick Wellnhofer <> wrote:
>> I requested the two new repos. tgzs shouldn't be necessary. We can populate
>> an empty repo with git-push.
> Thanks for taking the initiative!  I have two comments.
> First, if we populate the repo via a push, will that result in thousands of
> emails to commits@lucy?  I think the commit hook will bail out, but I don't
> know that for sure.  <>.

Good point. I’ll amend the INFRA ticket.

> Second, the tgz suggestion was partially motivated to so that others might
> help out with QC.  ASF Git repos have receive.denyNonFastforwards set for the
> master branch, so once we're set up there's no going back without Infra's
> intervention.

Oh, I didn’t know that.

> To be honest, it's really hard to QC history, so I'm not sure how much help
> having other people look things over would be.

Personally, I prefer to review history with a web-based Git viewer. Maybe I should post the
new repos to my Github account for review first.


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