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From Tony Stevenson <t...@pc-tony.com>
Subject Re: Writable git repositories
Date Fri, 09 Oct 2009 12:43:53 GMT

On 9 Oct 2009, at 13:35, Kevin Menard wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I haven't been following the matter that closely for a bit, but it
> seems progressive work on the use of git in the ASF has halted.  We
> have read-only mirrors up at git.apache.org and mirrors over at
> GitHub.  It seems the only way for a committer to actively work with
> git is to use git-svn and dcommit back to the SVN servers.  This has
> problems related to mirror lag and remote branches get funky with
> git-svn.
>
> What are the options for a team that wants to use git completely in
> place of SVN?  Having used git for some time now, I feel completely
> hobbled by SVN.  Others on the Tapestry dev team feel the same way and
> we're wondering what our options are at this stage.
>

Honestly, right now, none.  We only support SVN as the canonical VCS  
in use at the ASF.  If you want to use git-svn, then I'm sorry you'll  
need to work around the mirroring lag.




Cheers,
Tony


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