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From: Stefan Monnier <monnier <at> IRO.UMontreal.CA>
Subject: Re: git archive no longer being updated?
Newsgroups: gmane.emacs.devel
Date: Thursday 7th January 2010 20:10:15 UTC (over 7 years ago)
> Would it not be possible to rebase the new changes on top of the old
> branches, or directly do the fast-import with the previous repository
> from Savannah?  Or are there disadvantages to the old conversion?

The old savannah Git repository had some disadvantages (mostly it
lacked some merge info which Andreas added semi-automatically from the
Arch repository to his Git conversion).  So if anything, it's better to
rebase from the old savannah Git to the new repo.or.cz rather than the
other way around.


        Stefan
 
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