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From Matt Sicker <boa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: migration to git : next steps
Date Wed, 21 May 2014 02:25:34 GMT
I'm going to have to look into subtree as I've been using submodule at work
lately and it's becoming a huge mess.


On 20 May 2014 13:39, Charles Duffy <charles@dyfis.net> wrote:

> I'd suggest looking into git-subtree as well, if we wanted to maintain a
> single-development-tree experience. Submodules have a reputation
> (well-deserved, IMHO) of being somewhat unwieldy to work with; using
> git-subtree to manage linked trees can be a bit more automation/setup work,
> but can also provide a much smoother user experience.
>
>
> On Mon, May 12, 2014 at 8:03 PM, Matt Sicker <boards@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Something I've been experimenting with is using git submodules. You
> > basically have a repository for each "submodule", then you can have
> another
> > repository that groups them all together for convenience. It's handy for
> > making a sort of stable master that points to the latest tag or something
> > similar. It's kind of confusing, but I think it works well for when
> people
> > want to check out a project corresponding to the latest stable rather
> than
> > the trunk (which would normally be stable anyway).
> >
> >
> > On 12 May 2014 21:19, Antoine Levy Lambert <antoine@gmx.de> wrote:
> >
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > resending a message which I sent on May 7th but might have been lost
> > > completely due to our infrastructure problems last week :
> > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > To actually migrate to git, we could either make one INFRA JIRA for
> all
> > > the ant family of projects, or do this one step at a time.
> > > >
> > > > Concerning the antlibs, I suppose we want one git module for each
> > antlib
> > > - we have 6 of them (antunit, compress, dotnet, props, svn, vss) plus a
> > > common folder which ought to be on its own.
> > > >
> > > > If we do it one step at a time we could start with ant proper, then
> > move
> > > to ivy, ivyde, easyant and the antlibs.
> > > >
> > > > What do you think ?
> > > >
> > > > Antoine
> > >
> > >
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> >
> >
> > --
> > Matt Sicker <boards@gmail.com>
> >
>



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