[llvm-dev] [RFC] One or many git repositories?

Mehdi Amini via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Tue Jul 26 11:00:36 PDT 2016

> On Jul 26, 2016, at 10:59 AM, Renato Golin <renato.golin at linaro.org> wrote:
> On 26 July 2016 at 18:36, Mehdi Amini <mehdi.amini at apple.com> wrote:
>> Yes, just like we do when exporting from SVN today I think.
>> (The script might be slightly less complex since git is natively handling the export we’re doing today).
> And this would be on a similar level of complexity than sub-modules
> update (just the script), I assume. Some hook/webhook that can delay
> because the "source-of-truth" is somewhere else.
> The better thing in this scenario is that the "source-of-truth" is
> also the "well organised one", whereas in the sub-modules it's the
> other way round.

You still missed the *major* point: the process can be asynchronous and be deterministic. 


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