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On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 01:11:08PM -0400, Caleb Cushing wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 11, 2009 at 12:38 PM, Robin H. Johnson <email@example.com> 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.
That's explicitly why I mentioned the project above actually. Because
one of their objects IS to allow commits into a shallow/narrow checkout.
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