[arch-dev-public] The move to SVN

Jan de Groot jan at jgc.homeip.net
Sat Apr 5 15:30:25 EDT 2008

On Sat, 2008-04-05 at 12:25 -0500, Aaron Griffin wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 9:54 AM, Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> wrote:
> >  I will be back on Saturday, so I plan on doing this
> >  then, starting about 10am CST on Saturday.
> Due to some flight issues, I will not be home for another 5 hours or
> so. I will begin the conversion then.
> Jason, are you willing to commit the devtools changes to speed this up?
> The conversion itself should not take too long, as Jason made a neat
> little script to do it.
> Jason or Eliott, if you have the time and want to speed this up, could
> you possibly set the cvs repos to read-only. There is a conversion
> script in ~aaron/svnarch that you can run too, if you're feeling
> sassy.
> I'd like to mimic the cvs naming, so /home/cvs-extra ==
> /home/svn-extra if someone does end up doing this.
> If not, I will get to it soon. I have a bit more time before my
> flight, but not enough to start this process right now. Feel free to
> contact me on jabber for the next 15mins or so

At this moment I'm busy moving gnome from testing to extra. part of this
move is a massive GStreamer cleanup which saves you quite some shit to
convert ;)

I'll report when I'm done, I don't expect this will take ages.

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