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From Bill Dudney <>
Subject Re: [proposal] Re: [long but important] importing cvs history
Date Tue, 27 Dec 2005 18:12:40 GMT
Hi Bruce,

Thanks for the pointer to the whole thread.



On Dec 27, 2005, at 11:03 AM, Bruce Snyder wrote:

> On 12/27/05, Bill Dudney <> wrote:
>> I have no problem with you taking on this piece.
>> I think its better to perform the (pre-migration) changes you suggest
>> in SVN though for a several reasons;
>> -- History - as you move packages around you will loose history in  
>> CVS
>> -- Maven 2 Changes - as the changes are redone to get us back on the
>> m2 standard layout you will loose more history
>> -- Team - the rest of the team is ready to help but having this two
>> repository story is slowing/stopping everyone - we need a resolution
>> asap
>> -- Changes - The existing changes (m2 & amq4) against the code base
>> are going to be lost the sooner we can get the changes redone the
>> sooner we can start to validate the changes in amq4 against the
>> peer:// protocol.
>> I think Bruce can get the migration of CVS history over to a new SVN
>> repo on Apache in short order. Why don't we let him do that so that
>> you will not loose any more history.
>> Bruce - I have the history of changes that I did against the Apache
>> SVN so deleting the Apache SVN and building a new one containing the
>> history would be fine.
>> Thanks for the pointer to the thread on general@incubator from what
>> I've read (as you suggested) its OK to import (L)GPL related code so
>> we should probably just do it.
>> This is more or less approach 2 outlined in my original message
>> (except for additional changes against CVS on codehaus). I would like
>> for us to get started on the move to using only Apache SVN asap.
>> So I propose that we move the code and history over now with Jules at
>> the helm and Bruce providing logistic support.
>> [ ] +1 - lets get the move done asap
>> [ ] 0 - don't care either way
>> [ ] -1 - lets perform the changes on codehaus CVS
> It seems that there has been some sort of policy against full history
> imports of code bases to the Incubator and that the matter is
> currently being discussed over on general@incubator. I encourage those
> of you interested in continuing forward with this task to follow this
> discussion and to await the outcome before importing the full history.
> IOW, I advise holding off the voting or progression forward on this
> task based on the outcome of the discussion. Below is a link to the
> entire discussion thread:
> msg06192.html
> Bruce
> --
> perl -e 'print unpack("u30","D0G)U8V4\@4VYY9&5R\"F)R=6-E+G-N>61E<D\! 
> G;6%I;\"YC;VT*"
> );'
> The Castor Project
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