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From: Caleb Cushing <xenoterracide@×××××.com>
To: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Splitting gentoo-x86 repository for easier consumption
Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2009 17:11:10
Message-Id: 81bfc67a0904111011t288e071ejc65af5da64ed901c@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Splitting gentoo-x86 repository for easier consumption by "Robin H. Johnson"
On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 12:38 PM, Robin H. Johnson <robbat2@g.o> wrote:
> Both of these come under the aegis of partial trees. > On the Git side, I'd like to deliberately direct you to this GSoC > project: > http://git.or.cz/gitwiki/SoC2009Ideas#head-2cdf2f7bd7667427d1e20c714ca33bd92aaa4905 > It's been in the works for a couple of years in Git, and is well fleshed > out as a proposal for now. When it does come to fruition, it will make > the entire matter of having to split the repository irrelevant.
shallow clone is already possible, the problem is there's no shallow update. in other words, no way to give me only the new stuff... I don't know about the full extent of this proposal, that that's what I noticed when I played with shallow clone a few months back. -- Caleb Cushing http://xenoterracide.blogspot.com

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Re: [gentoo-scm] Splitting gentoo-x86 repository for easier consumption "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>