Hi Tomas - it appears to be working fine with grafting. thanks a lot for
there is one issue though : seems like I have duplicate commits. these are
the latest ones and not the old ones I fetched from the older repository.
one part of the commits starts at remote/origin/master, and the other one
starts at master. sha1 nums are different ones of course. since I followed
the instructions I was wondering how it happened and if should I remove the
duplicated ones with rebase -i now.
On Saturday, July 21, 2012 12:29:47 AM UTC+3, Gabby Romano wrote:
> Thanks for the advice. really helps.
> One more thing if I may - if I want to distinguish the old file versions
> prior to stitch the data, should I be using tags for it ? is it like a
> label in other systems and it need to be applied on all
> files participating in the process.
> On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 10:22 PM, Thomas Ferris Nicolaisen <
> tfn...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Friday, July 20, 2012 2:36:07 PM UTC+2, Gabby Romano wrote:
>>> Thanks Tomas.
>>> I have decided to do it the "right way" now as described in your site.
>>> I have cloned svn from an earlier revision and will try to make my way up
>>> from there.
>>> anything I should be aware of before stitching all together ? I am only
>>> ~ month with git so not sure yet about where all the traps may lie.
>>> if it's as simple as you describe in your site I might be OK.
>> Well, just try it out and see how it goes.
>> Maybe it will save you some time if you take care and plan exactly which
>> svn revisions you have to stitch together.
>> Also, before you start grafting and filter-branching, make an extra clone
>> of the repository you are working on, in case you have to start over.
>> And note down the commands you are using, in case you want to trace back
>> your steps.
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