On Oct 27, 5:06 pm, hetchkay <hetch...@gmail.com> wrote: > We have started using git and git-svn. > > I was thrilled to see that two people cloning using "git svn clone" > from the same repository got the same sha1 IDs for the commits which > meant that each of us could sync with svn independently while still > being able to share code among ourselves. > > But my excitement was shortlived as the sha1 IDs were different if we > refer to the svn server using an alias. For example, > usinghttp://mysvnserver.mydomain.com/repos/myproject/trunkgave different > sha1 IDs from usinghttp://mysvnserver/repos/myproject/trunkeven > though both refer to the same repository. This also disallowed using > mirrors of the repository for cloning. > > Apparently the sha1 ID is generated from the full path of the URL. > Instead of this, could git-svn init be made to accept an optional > "prefix" argument as well which is filtered out of the URL before > building the sha1 ID. This will allow easy support for the oft > requested support for "svn switch --relocate". How much of an effort > is this? I don't know perl or git internals well enough for me to take > a stab at it but I am willing to learn if someone can give me some > pointers.
I think this sort of questions should be asked on the main Git mailing list (git at vger.kernel.org ) as this one is for helping end users user Git, not hack on it. 1. http://dir.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Git for human beings" group. To post to this group, send email to git-us...@googlegroups.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to git-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/git-users?hl=en.