On Wed, Oct 07, 2015 at 02:52:45PM +0300, Konstantin Khomoutov wrote:
> On Wed, 7 Oct 2015 12:32:49 +0200
> Magnus Therning <mag...@therning.org> wrote:
> > > No I like to do a copy with history from a repository into a
> > > directory of another repository
> > > 
> > > git <copy with history> T8Suite <to> TrionicSuites/T8Suite 
> > > 
> > > Both T8Suite and TrionicSuites are repros
> > 
> > I suspect Konstantin was only commenting on the organisation of the
> > code in the project, not on how you would merge the three repos into
> > a single one while keeping the history intact.
> > 
> > Recently I decided to move a project away from using submodules.  The
> > project had a master repo and half-a-dozen sub-repos.  When merging
> > all of these repos into a single large one I used subtrees to make
> > sure all history was kept. I can recommend it if you aren't put off
> > by having a git repo with multiple roots.
> > 
> > <https://groups.google.com/d/msg/git-users/EiAGI4Ixy7Y/xy6MS3YQAwAJ>
> Did you run `git filter-branch` on all the participating subtrees
> before glueing them together?

Nope.  Both `tig` and `gitg` handles that fairly well without running
filter-branch first so I didn't bother.


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