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On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 09:38:20PM -0500, Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> On 19:28 Mon 22 Aug , Robin H. Johnson wrote:
> > In terms of the tree size question, we were going to produce a
> > zero-history point at the switchover time, and offer a graftable pack
> > with all prior history. This got the initial packfile down under 80MiB
> > (with the historical packfile being ~900MiB).
> On this note, how in the world do you do that? There appears to be
> plenty of documentation on splicing things back together but none on how
> to split them in the first place.
It's in the first post on thread 'repo layout & graft / split-history',
November 1st, 2010 (git fast-export).
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