[llvm-dev] [cfe-dev] GitHub anyone?

Renato Golin via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Wed Jun 1 12:00:43 PDT 2016

On 1 June 2016 at 19:31, Mehdi Amini <mehdi.amini at apple.com> wrote:
> If you move to git-only without the rest of the infrastructure/scripts, we're losing the convenience we have today with svn, and the "user experience" will not be so great. We may face resistance to this change.
> I advocate to first set it up till it reaches the point of "good enough" in term of usability before actually migrating.

That's what I meant... :)

> It means we first need to host our git, write the tooling around it, to then migrate to github. I don't see the benefit over migrating directly to github: if people have to change their configuration, better have one single change.

We already host our own git, so people already use it. Moving the git
repo location will also disrupt infrastructure, and is not critical,
so we can do it later.

> Phab to GitHub merge requests is a totally separate discussion IMO, and this discussion can happen after a successful move.

Indeed, what I meant as well. :)

> I'll be happy to throw manpower into tooling/infrastructure to make it happen.

Thanks! Most appreciated!


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