Gentoo Archives: gentoo-scm

From: nod3 on3 <nod3.on3@×××××.com>
To: Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>
Cc: Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o>, Mike Auty <ikelos@g.o>, gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Help?
Date: Fri, 07 Nov 2008 16:52:57
Message-Id: 25cca7870811070852h265b67bdod8630e33fd7227fe@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Help? by Alec Warner
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?
> > > > -- > > 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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Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-scm] Help? Thilo Bangert <bangert@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-scm] Help? Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>