Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-scm
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-scm: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-scm@g.o
From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2011 07:31:02 +0000
On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 08:58:49AM +0200, Fabian Groffen wrote:
> > Do we really want users to continue using rsync? Isn't git pull so
> > much faster? What's the downside of users using git directly?
> ehm, that you need git?  that you need to use git to get information
> about changes?  that you need a whole new infrastructure of mirrors to
> get it running (vs the rsync infrastructure)?  that you need at minimum
> 800MiB to be able to look at some history, iso. 286MiB as the rsync tree
> is now?
That's not a valid size comparison, see my previous email.

> Besides from that git doesn't even work on all platforms, but I can
> imagine you don't care about that.
Very valid as well.


-- 
Robin Hugh Johnson
Gentoo Linux: Developer, Trustee & Infrastructure Lead
E-Mail     : robbat2@g.o
GnuPG FP   : 11AC BA4F 4778 E3F6 E4ED  F38E B27B 944E 3488 4E85


References:
Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Alexey Shvetsov
Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Robin H. Johnson
Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Mike Frysinger
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Robin H. Johnson
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Lance Albertson
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Donnie Berkholz
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Matt Turner
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
-- Fabian Groffen
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-scm: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
Next by thread:
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
Previous by date:
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
Next by date:
Re: Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration


Updated Aug 24, 2011

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-scm mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.