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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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