[LLVMdev] git

FlyLanguage flylanguage at gmail.com
Sun Jul 24 09:54:23 PDT 2011

Lot of good points.

> Yep, switching to git would require a lot of work on the project
> maintainers' side.  Commit hooks, setting up repositories, rewording
> policies in terms of the commands of the new tools, and that only to
> regain the status the project already has - [...]

All of which could be done on a mirror, with pushes to svn during the 
transition. Once it can be treated as the "official mainline", turn off 
svn. If it turn out ugly, keep svn.

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