Doing git migration now

Matthias Hopf mhopf at
Mon Jul 3 06:52:06 PDT 2006

On Jul 01, 06 01:30:03 -0400, Kristian Høgsberg wrote:
> On 6/30/06, Kristian Høgsberg <krh at> wrote:
> >Hello,
> >
> >I'm starting the git migration now.  I've change the script to also
> >check that the 7.0 and 7.1 tags match between cvs and git.  The libs
> >are reponames going to get a 'lib' prefix and the proto modules get a
> >'Proto' suffix.  This way, we get consistency between
> >names and repository names.
> And it's done.  Everything from CVS has been moved to git, the cvs
> repositories have been marked read-only.  I also move xcompmgr from
> /cvs/xapps, but I don't have access to marking that module readonly or
> committing the notice.  If someone with access to the
> xapps repo could do that that'd be great.

Thanks for all your work!
I'm missing app/mkcomposecache, I only started it in CVS recently
because I didn't/don't know yet how to create a *new* git directory.

> I also converted compiz and put a repository up at
> git://  Converting compiz to
> git was mentioned on the
> compiz list recently, however I haven't touched the compiz cvs repo.
> I'll leave it to David or Matthias to do that if they want to go with
> this conversion.  If not, we can just pull the git repo down again.

I would prefer compiz in git, however, it is David who's doing almost
all the development. So it's his decision alone.


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