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From Andrey Pokhilko <>
Subject Re: [Discuss] Migrate JMeter from SVN ASF repo to GIT ASF repo
Date Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:04:06 GMT

I support this 100%. I had experience migrating from SVN into Git(HUB)
with plugins project and Git allows more flexibility and attracts more
contributors. Handling PATCH files is not as easy as pulling from Git repos.

Andrey Pokhilko

On 08/25/2015 01:45 PM, Milamber wrote:
> Hello,
> I would like open a discussion for the opportunity to migrate the
> JMeter svn repo into the git repository of ASF.
> Why (IMHO)?
> - because the usage of git seems more easier to make some operations
> like merge or revert a commit
> - the possibility to merge a pull request from Github is very easy
> (for example, merge a PR to a local branch, tests and if error comment
> the PR)
> - Allow to create several local branches to test patches from
> buzgilla, make some dev/enhancements on JMeter locally and after the
> final line code, do a PR on Github
> - The strong integration between Git and Github and the increasing
> number of developers using github to do a PR on open source projects
> (and the easy way to to that)
> Some consequences:
> The release process must change (tag/rc branch and the publishing of
> the web site)
> The website must be updated on the Developers informations
> Any thoughts?
> Milamber

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