On February 13, 2018 3:22:58 PM GMT+01:00, Leo Famulari <l...@famulari.name> wrote: >On Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 11:59:50PM +0100, Danny Milosavljevic wrote: >> Leo Famulari <l...@famulari.name> wrote: >> >> > I think it's worth adding, but as an option, because there are Git >> > server implementations, like JGit, that don't support shallow >cloning. >> >> Thanks for that! I didn't consider that before... >> >> Possible patch (do you know such servers and can test whether they >still work?): > >I think that Google's public-facing Git servers use JGit. So, perhaps >try shallow cloning Chromium and see if it works.
"libvpx" in Guix uses Chromiums git infrastructure and is fairly small.