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On Thu, Nov 06, 2008 at 05:42:14PM -0800, Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> It does if you're Joe User (or Joe Proxy-Maintainer) and you don't want
> a 1G+ git clone of the whole tree so you can developer 1 package for
> your local repo.
Why do you want to just give up overlays entirely?
Either partial tree or shallow writable clones (neither of which exist
in Git yet) are going to be other potential solutions.
Robin Hugh Johnson
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