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

David Chisnall via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Wed Jun 1 09:05:54 PDT 2016

On 1 Jun 2016, at 17:02, John Criswell via llvm-dev <llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
> Regarding the issue of git sub-modules and keeping Clang/LLVM in sync, perhaps we should just put Clang and LLVM into a single git repository and add a CMake option to disable compilation of Clang (the same could be done for other LLVM sub-projects for which bisection and other nifty features require a single revision number to refer to code across projects).  Keeping these projects in separate repositories is just more work, and I don't see what we're getting out of that extra effort.

The thing that we’d gain by keeping them together is not breaking all of the people who have forks of the clang git repo.  GitHub tracks 563 so far.  


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