Re: [Fwd: garage Project Approved] SVN Assistance Needed

From: Tomas Frydrych <>
Date: Fri Jan 25 2008 - 10:26:26 CET

Robert Staudinger wrote:
> On Jan 24, 2008 6:04 PM, Ryan Pavlik <> wrote:
> [...]
>> It looks like git-svn can't keep our history for just a subtree. Could
>> someone with severe amounts of SVN-foo copy the src/pkg/maemo directory
>> to its own module in SVN maintaining its history? Then let me know the
>> module name (abiword-ite preferred) and I will either handle the
>> transfer using git-svn myself or ask Rob to do it.
> Ok, I have create the temporary toplevel abiword-ite module from the
> maemo packaging stuff.
> Not convinced the subtree thing is really the problem, though. During
> my migration attempts I couldn't get git to preserve history when
> merging from the blueant repo to the garage one.

Just ditch the history; it has got little value in this case, I think.

Received on Fri Jan 25 10:27:16 2008

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