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From: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
To: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 03:06:19
Message-Id: 20110823023820.GA2654@comet
In Reply to: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration by "Robin H. Johnson"
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. -- Thanks, Donnie Donnie Berkholz Council Member / Sr. Developer Gentoo Linux Blog: