I can't get the right use of the --ignore-paths too after dozen of
The strategy i used is the same as n8gray. just create another folder
for the project's valid branches only.
On Sep 3, 5:55 am, n8gray <n8g...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Thomas,
> Thanks for the reply. I ended up creating a new folder with a
> different name and copying the good branches into it, then I deleted
> the old folder. So I ended up with:
> If the new folder had the same name as the old folder git would pick
> up the history of the server-branch, even if the actual folder was
> totally new and never had held that branch. So that myProject-client
> name is forever tainted, but oh well. At least I've got things on
> stable ground again.
> On Sep 1, 11:19 pm, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen <tfn...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi Nathan,
> > Yeah, I often get problems with --ignore-pathstoo. Sometimes I wonder if it
> > works at all.
> > Did you consider limiting the revisions included in the clone? You can pass
> > in a revision range to git-svn fetch like this: -r12033:HEAD
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