Dear diary, on Mon, Apr 18, 2005 at 12:09:21AM CEST, I got a letter
where "Randy.Dunlap" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> told me that...
> On Sun, 17 Apr 2005 23:50:40 +0200 Jochen Roemling wrote:
> | Linus Torvalds wrote:
> | >Ie we have two phases to the merge: first get the objects, with something
> | >like
> | >
> | > repo=kernel.org:/pub/kernel/people/torvalds/linux-2.6.git
> | > rsync --ignore-existing -acv $(repo)/ .git/
> | >
> | >
> | Could you place a tarball there for people like me who are no "real"
> | kernel hackers and don't have a kernel.org account? Or is there an
> | "anonymous" account that I'm just to ignorant to know of?
> You don't need a kernel.org account to rsync it... this works too:
> rsync -avz -e ssh --progress --ignore-existing
> rsync://rsync.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/torvalds/linux-2.6.git/ .git/
RSYNC_FLAGS="--progress --stats" git init
which also does the initial checkout for you. ;-) (Requires latest
git-pasky, though.) Then you can bring the latest and greatest to your
tree by a mere git pull.
Petr "Pasky" Baudis
C++: an octopus made by nailing extra legs onto a dog. -- Steve Taylor
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