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From: Mike Auty <ikelos@g.o>
To: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Cc: Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy <pclouds@×××××.com>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] repo layout & graft / split-history
Date: Mon, 01 Nov 2010 12:39:58
Message-Id: 4CCEB512.50909@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] repo layout & graft / split-history by Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy
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On 01/11/10 12:32, Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy wrote:
> I don't think there is an automated way to do that. If we have control > over the client side (say "emerge --sync" can be modified to do some > post processing), then we can regraft there and repack to shrink. For > linear history without tags, it should be safe.
That's fine, I meant automated in terms of not having to throw away the old one and start again. If you can regraft and repack without a new download then that sounds like something we can definitely plug into the package manager's sync functionality... Mike 5:) -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.16 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkzOtRIACgkQu7rWomwgFXopXwCgtNNA/idLHLckBKCIp937MIqo o1QAn3q1b1ley8LoVVng/rT5EcSxkHsU =I1Vr -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----