Gentoo Archives: gentoo-scm

From: Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>
To: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
Cc: Christian Faulhammer <opfer@g.o>, gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Help?
Date: Sun, 02 Nov 2008 00:28:49
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Help? by Donnie Berkholz
On Sat, Nov 1, 2008 at 4:51 PM, Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o> wrote:
> On 22:45 Sat 01 Nov , Christian Faulhammer wrote: >> nice to see this thing moving, so thanks to all people involved. Apart >> from the transition to Git, we also need to update all our crucial >> utilities. Is there an agenda or roadmap for this transition, where >> all these informations are gathered? And how else can one help? > > I'm working on a basic plan, and I've been talking to Robin (and whoever > else happens to be on #gentoo-dev at the time) about it. > > There's 4 main pieces that I can think of offhand: > > 1. Getting a reasonable backend setup that is performant for initial > checkout, updates, and checkins; > 2. Figuring out a workflow that makes the most sense, even if it's the > same one we already have; > 3. Updating utilities, mainly repoman on the dev side, and rsync scripts > on the backend; and
I will probably volunteer myself for #3 repoman.... -Alec
> 4. A plan for the actual migration. > > Here's progress so far: > > 1. Working on it > 2. Draft at <>. Thoughts? > 3. Should be fairly straightforward. Patches welcome! > 4. Could use some discussion. For example, do we provide > backwards-compat CVS for a while, or do we just provide a git testing > server for a while and switch things over all at once? > > -- > Thanks, > Donnie > > Donnie Berkholz > Developer, Gentoo Linux > Blog: >


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Re: [gentoo-scm] Help? Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>