Gentoo Archives: gentoo-scm

From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
To: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Splitting gentoo-x86 repository for easier consumption
Date: Sun, 12 Apr 2009 06:25:02
Message-Id: 20090412T062305Z@curie.orbis-terrarum.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Splitting gentoo-x86 repository for easier consumption by Caleb Cushing
On Sun, Apr 12, 2009 at 01:14:10AM -0400, Caleb Cushing wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 2:14 PM, Robin H. Johnson <robbat2@g.o> wrote: > > Ah, yes, we could possibly exclude all lines other than DIST during the > > conversion. It would mean post-processing is needed to use the tree > > anyway, but that shouldn't be a problem. > if you aren't going to use git as a distribution mechanism is there a > point to storing any manifests in the tree? why not just add Manifest > to .gitignore? otherwise to make it work with rsync you'll still have > to gen the full manifest each time.
No, the entire point of thin-Manifest was realizing that the Manifests in Git only need to store the DIST entries, because the SHA1 for the other entries can be extracted from Git index directly. -- Robin Hugh Johnson Gentoo Linux Developer & Infra Guy E-Mail : robbat2@g.o GnuPG FP : 11AC BA4F 4778 E3F6 E4ED F38E B27B 944E 3488 4E85

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