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Re: [Savannah-hackers-public] Please allow non-fast forward updates or j
Re: [Savannah-hackers-public] Please allow non-fast forward updates or just delete aspell.git
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 03:04:33 -0700
Kevin Atkinson wrote:
> It is going to be a while before things stabilize.
There is no hurry from our end.
> And even when they do I am going to want to forced updates on topic
> branches. So if you could leave it unlocked for the time being (or
> at least until you can make it only for the master branch) it will
> be appreciated.
It is a feature that we would like to have available. It just needs
the right hook script to implement it.
> Also, I would like to request two additional git repositories for my
> project. (if you want to to submit a support request instead, let me know):
We are happy to create sub-project repositories. They will be grouped
into a subdirectory. Here is the admin docs on what happens on the
server side of things.
> 0) Description for the main repo can be just "GNU Aspell"
> 1) aspell-lang: this will be the git repo for the aspell-lang module in CVS.
> I guess you can describe it as "GNU Aspell Language Toolkit".
> 2) aspell-cvs: this is the real conversion from CVS. The conversion is a
> mess and I may redo it several times so I don't wan't to base commits off of
> it, instead I intend to use via graft points. You can describe it as "GNU
> Aspell CVS Conversion".
Done. You now have:
> Please also leave (1) and (2) open for non-fast-forward updates. For (2) no
> data will ever be lost as that will be a straight conversion from CVS with
> no new commits, but I might redo it from time to time (which is why it is
> not part of the main repo.)