[webkit-dev] Github vs. git.webkit.org
Tor Arne Vestbø
tor.arne.vestbo at digia.com
Fri Nov 30 07:07:14 PST 2012
On 11/28/12 16:55 , Adam Barth wrote:
> My sense is that the WebKit community would prefer that the hashes in
> GitHub match the hashes in git.webkit.org so that folks can more
> easily move branches between the two. For my part, I've switched over
> to using GitHub exclusive of git.webkit.org, so the the difference in
> hashes aren't an issue for me, but I can understand why they'd be
> problematic for other people.
Yepp, agreed. Let's switch it over.
> After the force-push, would you still be able to push updates
> automatically? If so, you can switch the hashes whenever is
> convenient for you. (It might be nice to announce the date/time on
> this list so that folks aren't taken by surprise.)
The mirror is also pushed to http://gitorious.org/webkit/webkit, which I
was planning to keep as is for now, so that would mean setting up an
extra mirroring for the non-author-rewritten history :/ Also, the server
I run this on has a somewhat uncertain future. With that in mind it's
probably easier to just push directly from the same import that's pushed
to git.webkit.org, and make the GitHub mirror an official mirror?
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