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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Subversion Server Plan
Date Mon, 30 Mar 2009 11:49:26 GMT
On 30/03/2009, Paul Querna <paul@querna.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 6:55 AM, Sander Temme <sctemme@apache.org> wrote:
>  >
>  > On Mar 29, 2009, at 3:24 PM, Paul Querna wrote:
>  >
>  >> - Setup svn.apache.org with GeoIP based resolving:
>  >>  - svn.us.apache.org and svn.eu.apache.org
>  >>
>  >> - For git-svn / dcommit, have it hit git-master.apache.org directly,
>  >> but try to avoid publishing this URL for most users. (thoughts?)
>  >
>  >
>  > Reverse proxy it from the above?  How would Git be told to behave
>  > differently?
>
>
> Joe explained it much better than I could:
>  """" The problem appears whenever someone wants to check-in a sequence
>  of commits made with git and they're using a mirror for that purpose.
>  They run git dcommit and that generates a bunch of svn transactions
>  that basically look like svn commit, svn up, svn commit, svn up, etc.
>  The svn up part chokes of course, because the mirror hasn't picked up
>  the commit yet, causing git to throw an error and tell the user to
>  "rebase".
>  """"
>

Git should be more patient with proxies - it's not yet an old dog, so
can perhaps be taught some new tricks ;-)

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