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Subject: Re: [boost] One thing at a time: let's move to Git
From: Mathias Gaunard (mathias.gaunard_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-01-31 18:03:16

On 31/01/2011 20:53, John Wiegley wrote:
> Mathias Gaunard<mathias.gaunard_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> I think there is already a non-modularized version of Boost on git
>> somewhere. What else needs to be done?
> Mathias, I'm currently working on a conversion to Git that faithfully
> preserves *all* past history. The current boost-svn.git mirror out there on
> the Net does not do this, and so is not sufficient for us to move to in my
> opinion.
> I'll post here when I get closer; I'm about 95% complete with the process,
> which directly rewrites Subversion dump files into their corresponding Git
> objects, paying especial care that no change is lost from any revision's set
> of transactions.

Aren't there tools that already do this automatic conversion?

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