Doing git migration now

David Reveman davidr at
Mon Jul 3 12:11:28 PDT 2006

On Sat, 2006-07-01 at 01:30 -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.
> Also a heads up to those that have checked out any of the previously
> converted proto repos: they have been renamed to be consitent with the
> name as mentioned above.  That is:
>     xorg/proto/compositeproto is now xorg/proto/CompositeProto
>     xorg/proto/danageproto is now xorg/proto/DamageProto
>     xorg/proto/fixesproto is now xorg/proto/FixesProto
>     xorg/proto/randrproto is now xorg/proto/RandrProto
> 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.

Thanks, this is fine. I was planning on doing this asap anyway.

> Also, contrary to what I said in my first mail on git migration, I
> converted the repos Daniels said he'd do.  I hope that's ok and
> doesn't screw anything up for you.
> Finally, I had problem converting 4 CVS modules: font/100dpi,
> lib/Xlg3d, lib/Xmu and proto/Lg3d.  They're sitting in
> ~krh/fixme-repos on kemper at the moment.  I haven't looked too
> closely yet, but will take a look at some point unless the parsecvs
> author beats me to it.
> cheers,
> Kristian


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