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From Dave Fisher <dave2w...@comcast.net>
Subject Re: [Discussion] Switch to Git?
Date Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:51:29 GMT
We must not block 4.1.4. We must release soon.

Regards,
Dave

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> On Sep 14, 2017, at 7:36 PM, Damjan Jovanovic <damjan@apache.org> wrote:
> 
> The process is, we vote, then get Infra to switch us.
> 
> Many big and small Apache projects have switched to Git, eg. Apache Commons.
> 
>> On Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 4:26 AM, Patricia Shanahan <pats@acm.org> wrote:
>> 
>> I would like to add one more condition: We should not move until the
>> process we will use has been applied successfully to smaller projects.
>> 
>> I am relatively neutral on the choice of repository, and a lot of people
>> seem to like Git.
>> 
>> 
>>> On 9/14/2017 11:16 AM, Marcus wrote:
>>> 
>>> Even when I'm not a real developer, please let me add some points:
>>> 
>>> IMHO we could switch when
>>> 
>>> - ASF Infra can and will support it
>>> - the CMS (it manages the webpages) is supporting Git
>>> - the big majority of us is wanting Git
>>> - it is known how and save that the SVN commit history can be migrated
>>>   to Git
>>> 
>>> PS:
>>> As Apache project the code has to be at the ASF. I think it's not
>>> possible to store it somewhere else like, e.g., GitHub.
>>> 
>>> Marcus
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> Am 14.09.2017 um 19:24 schrieb Peter Kovacs:
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>>> On 14.09.2017 13:10, Damjan Jovanovic wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>> Hi
>>>>> 
>>>>> Can we please switch to using Git instead of Subversion for AOO's
>>>>> source?
>>>>> 
>>>>> I don't know how much justification you want/need. Git is huge nowdays,
>>>>> by
>>>>> far the most popular VCS worldwide, the one most developers know and
>>>>> IDEs
>>>>> support (https://rhodecode.com/insights/version-control-systems-2016).
>>>>> It
>>>>> would help us with local branches for testing and experimenting offline,
>>>>> git bisect for regression testing, it's efficient with large projects,
>>>>> it
>>>>> would integrate with GitHub better, etc.
>>>>> 
>>>>> What do people think?
>>>>> 
>>>>> Damjan
>>>>> 
>>>>> As much as I prefer GIT for Codemaintenance, I think the central REPO
>>>> should be maintained by Apache Infra.
>>>> If Infra can move to git, fine. If they do not support it, it is also
>>>> fine to me.
>>>> 
>>>> I am at -1 to have our official REPO on GITHUB or another service
>>>> provider.
>>>> 
>>>> And I am not sure if we can not work around the problem to commit to SVN
>>>> from a GIT repo.
>>>> Have to check.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> All the best
>>>> Peter
>>>> 
>>> 
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