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Subject: Re: [boost] [git help] Cloning the boost git repository recursively seems to have issues.
From: Niall Douglas (s_sourceforge_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-11-01 15:56:10

On 1 Nov 2013 at 12:04, Ahmed Charles wrote:

> I was hoping for one that didn't involve a commit, since when Boost2Git
> runs, all the commits change and I can't cherry-pick the fix on top of a
> working directory that contains dirty files that will also change with
> the cherry-pick.


If you don't mind running Boost2Git yourself, you could merge my EOL
fix patchset to Boost2Git at That patchset does inline
EOL fixups during conversion, so the output is all EOL correct and
therefore git does not flag files as being modified.


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