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From Daniel Spiewak <djspie...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Git + svn problem?
Date Wed, 16 Sep 2009 14:32:22 GMT
Ideally, svn:externals should be converted into git submodules.
Unfortunately, I don't think that git-svn supports anything like this at the
moment (though I seem to recall some discussion of a similar feature a while
back).  So, unless you want to start hacking around in the perl scripts...

Daniel

On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 3:51 AM, Jukka Zitting <jukka.zitting@gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi,
>
> On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 10:48 AM, Werner Punz <werner.punz@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Ok Another problem I noticed is that we use extensively externals in our
> > project. I know there are limits to git-svn which is probably used for
> > mirroring, anyway the externals are not pulled in. Which I assume
> > is not resolvable for now. Am I right.
>
> Yes, you're right.
>
> If you know how to make git-svn better support svn externals, then I'd
> be happy to make the tweaks in the mirroring scripts.
>
> BR,
>
> Jukka Zitting
>

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