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Re: [Monotone-devel] CVS import improvements?

From: Nathaniel Smith
Subject: Re: [Monotone-devel] CVS import improvements?
Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2005 02:49:20 -0800
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On Wed, Mar 02, 2005 at 09:14:41AM +0100, Jon Bright wrote:
> toneless wrote:
> >Are there any plans for the CVS import to avoid having to first
> >download a CVS repository, then doing an import to monotone?  For
> >instance, being able to directly connect to a CVS server?
> Christof Petig is working on a branch which can synchronise directly 
> with a CVS server.  It's apparently now working, but (I'm guessing here) 
> probably won't be in the 0.17 release.

Nope, sure won't be :-).  Still needs work to be robust and clean and

It will also always be orders of magnitude slower than the existing
cvs import capability... just parsing the files really is superior in
some ways.  Is it a huge burden to download the repository?  (Dunno if
this applies here, but SF for instance makes this really trivial:

-- Nathaniel

"But suppose I am not willing to claim that.  For in fact pianos
are heavy, and very few persons can carry a piano all by themselves."

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