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From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Proposal: use git instead of rsync for syncing of prefix portage tree
Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2012 21:03:50
Message-Id: 20120121205522.GX71369@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-alt] Proposal: use git instead of rsync for syncing of prefix portage tree by Konstantin Tokarev
On 21-01-2012 23:44:18 +0400, Konstantin Tokarev wrote:
> Advantage: much faster emerge --sync
proof?
> Possible migration path: > 1) git init in master mirror of prefix portage tree > 2) deliver files of initial .git repository via rsync
the prefix neither the main tree aren't even in git, so it would only be artificial bloat that keeps history with a non-existing/hard upgrade path that's going to disappear as soon as we no longer need our overlay -- Fabian Groffen Gentoo on a different level

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Re: [gentoo-alt] Proposal: use git instead of rsync for syncing of prefix portage tree Konstantin Tokarev <annulen@××××××.ru>