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From Grzegorz Kossakowski <gkossakow...@apache.org>
Subject Re: git.apache.org commit histories being remapped
Date Sun, 29 Mar 2009 21:09:54 GMT
Jukka Zitting pisze:
> Hi,
> On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 1:15 PM, Jukka Zitting <jukka.zitting@gmail.com> wrote:
>> As discussed earlier, we're now starting the process that replaces all
>> "svn.eu.apache.org" references with "svn.apache.org" in the git svn
>> commit messages included in the git mirrors.
> This process is now complete, and the mirrors at git.apache.org are
> now ready for general use.
>> So, if you've already cloned a repository from git.apache.org or from
>> github.com/apache, you may experience some trouble with pulling. We'll
>> update you on the next steps once the conversion is done.
> Since all the commit histories have changed, a simple pull will result
> in a forced merge that will mess up the state of your repository.
> Unless you're a very experienced Git user, the easiest way forward is
> to make a new clone from git.apache.org (or github.com/apache).

Worth mentioning is that there is rather easy way to migrate your local branches/commits to
the new clone.

The git format-patch and git am combo will do the job nicely. If there is anyone that needs
more info how to use them
I'm happy to share it.

Best regards,
Grzegorz Kossakowski

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