Gentoo Archives: gentoo-scm

From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@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 09:05:49
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration by Donnie Berkholz
On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 09:38:20PM -0500, Donnie Berkholz 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.
It's in the first post on thread 'repo layout & graft / split-history', November 1st, 2010 (git fast-export). -- 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