[cfe-dev] [LLVMdev] repo.or.cz GIT mirrors
David A. Greene
greened at obbligato.org
Wed Feb 23 11:17:38 PST 2011
Anton Korobeynikov <anton at korobeynikov.info> writes:
> Hello Everyone
> As you might already know, git mirrors of llvm repository started from
> repo.or.cz mirrors, where stuff was pushed almost by hands out of
> git-svn local copy. Right now we have official and automatically
> updated GIT mirrors on llvm.org and thus repo.or.cz mirrors look a bit
> redundant. However, they might still be useful, but definitely not
> within the current "push mode". It is possible to convert them to
> plain GIT mirrors of llvm.org GIT mirrors with automatic pulling, but
> this, in fact, will require us to delete repo.or.cz repos and recreate
> them from scratch.
Do git repositories cloned from git-svn mirrors work properly? For
git clone A git clone B
I don't think one can share commits from clone A to/from clone B without
going through the parent git-svn repository. Is that right? I recall
having read something about that somewhere.
If this is a problem, it might be counterproductive to provide a
repo.or.cz mirror at all, because people will think it's a "proper" git
repository when it really isn't.
BTW, the llvm.org git-svn mirror is for trunk only, right? How
difficult would it be to include the latest release tag in the git-svn
mirror (RELEASE_28 right now)? This would greatly help people that work
with the latest release of llvm rather than trunk.
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