Subject: Re: [boost] [Git] Boost Filesystem now has public GitHub repository
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-02-13 11:42:10
On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 11:25 AM, Joel Falcou <joel.falcou_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On 13/02/11 17:15, Beman Dawes wrote:
>> I'm now doing routine maintenance and development of the Boost
>> Filesystem library via a public Git repository hosted on GitHub.
>> So far this whole experiment has been very reassuring. No problems and
>> everything worked instantly. There was almost no learning curve, since
>> I'd already been using Git and GitHub for awhile.
> I am glad that somehow stepped upf or this. I am really happy it worked out
> so well.
> can't this process be used for a possible git boost migration ?
If a bunch of active libraries were to switch to this process well
before Boost converted to Git, it would help ensure a smooth
But I glossed over feeding diffs back into the current SVN trunk. I
need to smooth that out, probably by writing a little script. git-svn
isn't useful because the Git repo has a different directory structure
than the SVN repo.
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