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From: "Michał Górny" <mgorny@g.o>
To: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Cc: dberkholz@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 07:08:36
Message-Id: 20110823084628.287afd01@pomiocik.lan
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration by Donnie Berkholz
On Mon, 22 Aug 2011 21:38:20 -0500
Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o> 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.
git clone --bare foo historical.git cd foo rm -rf .git git init git add -A git commit -m 'Split point.' -- Best regards, Michał Górny


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Re: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>