Gentoo Archives: gentoo-scm

From: Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>
To: nod3 on3 <nod3.on3@×××××.com>
Cc: Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o>, Mike Auty <ikelos@g.o>, gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Help?
Date: Sat, 08 Nov 2008 05:26:57
Message-Id: b41005390811072126q2eee639icb40b75181e67559@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Help? by nod3 on3
On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 8:52 AM, nod3 on3 <nod3.on3@×××××.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 00:09, Alec Warner <antarus@g.o> wrote: >> >> On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 10:09 AM, Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o> wrote: >> > Mike Auty wrote: >> >> I also tried to check out git and ran into the same pack >> >> size/auto-disconnect problems as Robin was suffering. Any chance of >> >> either getting this put on an http server and/or adding http support to >> >> git.overlays.gentoo.org? >> > >> > I would also be interested in how mercurial would compare in this >> > regard. >> >> Last time I tried to convert gentoo-x86 to mercurial it ran for 30 >> days on a high powered ppc64 system. If you want to see how well >> mercurial compares I highly suggest getting a treesnap of gentoo-x86 >> and doing the conversion. I tried in 2006 and I hope the conversion >> tools have improved. >> That being said I'm pretty sure most of us are set on git here and it >> would take some convincing to try something else. >> >> -Alec > > Is there any place where someone can get a compressed snapshot of the tree > for testing?
I'm pretty sure we have a public interface for this; I'm sure Robin knows where it is or call me out if we do not ;) If we end up not having something; I'll get a recent snapshot of the raw cvs and put it up somewhere. -Alec
> >> >> > >> > -- >> > Ben de Groot >> > Gentoo Linux developer (lxde, media, desktop-misc) >> > Gentoo Linux Release Engineering PR liaison >> > __________________________________________________ >> > >> > yngwin@g.o >> > http://ben.liveforge.org/ >> > irc://chat.freenode.net/#gentoo-media >> > irc://irc.oftc.net/#lxde >> > __________________________________________________ >> > >> > >> > >> > >

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