On Tuesday 09 October 2012 21:10:00 Konstantin Khomoutov wrote:
> On Tue, 9 Oct 2012 09:35:03 -0700 (PDT)
> Cristea Bogdan <crist...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I am wondering what algorithm is used by git clone command ?
> > When cloning from remote repositories, if there is a link failure and
> > the same command is issued again, the process should be smart enough
> > to figure out what objects have been already transferred locally and
> > restart the cloning process from the point it has been interrupted.
> > As far as I can tell this is not the case, each time I have restarted
> > the cloning process everything started from the beginning. This is
> > extremely annoying with slow, unreliable connections. Are there any
> > ways to cope with this situation or any future plans ?
> Try asking this on the main Git list (git at vger.kernel.org, more
> info at [1]) which is about developing Git itself.
> You might be interested in the recent thread [2] currently taking place
> there.
> 1. http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#git
> 2. http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.version-control.git/207257

Thank you for the quick and complete answer. I have reposted the same message 
on the main git list.


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