[arch-dev-public] Git

Connor Behan connor.behan at gmail.com
Sun Sep 29 15:48:45 EDT 2013

On 29/09/13 12:25 PM, Alexander R?dseth wrote:
> Hi,
> As I gather, we all like git better than svn, for a long list of
> reasons. Are there any objections to switching over from svn to git for
> repositories for the official packages?
One reason to prefer svn is that you can do a non-recursive checkout and
only have working copies of the packages you maintain. AFAIK, git does
not (want to) support this.
> Yes, this can not be done in a heartbeat. The tools and documentation
> needs to be updated and the workflow needs to be tested, but are there
> objections to starting the transition process?

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