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
https://github.com/ryppl/Boost2Git/pull/42. 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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