first I used the regular git svn clone command - git svn clone <svn path>.
then tried with -r<rev num>:HEAD but that didn't work for me
either. probably tried a few more options but to no avail. I am sure git
knows how to "follow" the history despite the branching but didn't find the
right way to do it.
On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 4:58 PM, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen
> On Wednesday, July 18, 2012 3:47:14 PM UTC+2, Gabby Romano wrote:
>> Hi - I would like to move from svn to git. i would like to start from a
>> certain branch on svn and look back on trunk 1 year or so and start the
>> import from there.
>> I am using git-svn tool. the thing is that when I did that, I ended up
>> with having only partial history in git and not all the way back. I guess
>> that is because branches were created along time and git-svn doesn't
>> "follow" the history correctly, or I am not passing the right parameters to
>> the tool. what is the correct way to to this in order to have the history I
>> want in my git repository at the end of the process ? (btw, I don't want to
>> keep the layout of T,B, etc )
> Please tell us exactly what commands you already tried.
> Also provide us with a description of your svn repo structure, and say
> which parts/branches/history were successfully imported already.
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