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 09:06:59
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Re: [gentoo-dev] Progress on cvs->git migration by "Michał Górny"
On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 08:46:28AM +0200, Michał Górny wrote:
> > 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.'
That introduces an artificial commit at the split point, instead of using an existing commit like my fast-export solution. -- 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