[arch-dev-public] The move to SVN
eliott at cactuswax.net
Wed Apr 2 12:30:04 EDT 2008
> So, uh, yeah. Now that it's April 2 and I clearly didn't quit,
> there's a new version of ABS in git that uses rsync to do its
> business. It's heavily based off Eliott's work, and tested decently
> thoroughly, so I think it's good to go. Thanks Eliott!
> Basically, it expects the ABS tree to be stored on the server in the format:
> Where RSYNC_ROOT is wherever the rsync stanza points to (currently
> /srv/abs), ARCH is i686 or x86_64, and REPO is the repo. Anything in
> that tree will be synch'd for that repo.
> I've currently got some static checkouts sitting in /srv/abs for each
> repo that can probably just be updated (except for testing) on a
> fairly-frequent basis with "cvs update" thanks to sticky-tags, and can
> change to whatever svn method we need when we change to svn.
> I wasn't sure how to get multiple repos checked out into the same dir
> for testing, and didn't spend a lot of time looking at it since we're
> switching to svn anyway.
> Anyway, yeah. New ABS is in git. Whee. I'll probably try to close
> the one FS report I've got for makeworld and get some of the todo list
> for makeworld completed before I actually tag as 2.0, though. We'll
> see how much I get done.
This is good news.
Thanks for all the work Travis.
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