[Buildroot] HEADS UP: svn->git transition

Gaye Abdoulaye Walsimou walsimou at walsimou.com
Wed Apr 29 13:40:43 UTC 2009

Josh Boyer wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 02:55:47PM +0200, Gaye Abdoulaye Walsimou wrote:
>> Bernd Schmidt wrote:
>>> Bernhard Reutner-Fischer wrote:
>>>> We will be switching to git (instead of svn) for our repositories.
>>> Any particular reason?
>>> As far as I know, git works on local repositories.  How will we get
>>> things committed into a mainline repository?
>> git pull <remote_repository>
> That's the opposite of what Bernd asked.  Or, depending on the context,
> only 1/2 of what he asked.
> Presumably you'll have a primary repo somewhere, and the maintainer(s)
> of that project will do pull from developer's repositories into their
> own local copies.  After vetting changes, the maintainer(s) will do a
> 'git push' to the primary public repo.
> josh
My apologies, I misread Bernd, of course:

git clone <remote_repository> <local_repository>
git clone <remote_repository>

after changes...

git commit

git push

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insoupçonnés": Albert Einstein - cf Théorie de la relativité.
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