Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Portage Git migration - clean cut or git-cvsserver
Date: Fri, 01 Jun 2012 16:34:36
Message-Id: robbat2-20120601T163252-365612100Z@orbis-terrarum.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Portage Git migration - clean cut or git-cvsserver by William Hubbs
On Fri, Jun 01, 2012 at 10:45:48AM -0500, William Hubbs wrote:
> Overlays are completely separate repositories. There is nothing stopping > an overlay from using git right now even if the main tree isn't using > git. They just work in their git repositories until they are ready to > commit something to the main tree, then they move the changes to the > main tree.
What about overlay repositories that elect to be a branch of the main tree via git? Do we call that forbidden usage? -- Robin Hugh Johnson Gentoo Linux: Developer, Trustee & Infrastructure Lead E-Mail : robbat2@g.o GnuPG FP : 11ACBA4F 4778E3F6 E4EDF38E B27B944E 34884E85

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