[haiku-development] Re: Git/Hg: some speed tests

  • From: Niels Sascha Reedijk <niels.reedijk@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 5 May 2011 07:17:28 +0200

Hi,

2011/5/5 Oliver Tappe <zooey@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
>
> On 2011-05-05 at 01:36:50 [+0200], Clemens <clemens.zeidler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
>> On Thu, 05 May 2011 10:28:14 +1200, Oliver Tappe <zooey@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > That basically leaves us with no tool matching our criteria (and no,
>> > subversion is no solution).
>> > cheers,
>> >     Oliver
>>
>> thats bad, did somebody already tried to convert svn to bazzar:  svn ->
>> git/hg -> bazzar?
>
> Yes, both Niels and I did. Basically, bazaar talks a lot on its homepage
> how very brilliant it is only to suck badly when being fed with Haiku's
> repo. I don't think it deserves any more attention from our side.

Yes. I remember the conversion failed because one of our filenames
(used to) includes a backslash which is absolutely impossible in bzr.
I remember hacking around it, only to find that after the conversion
branching a repository would have bzr run out of memory.

N>

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