Cool. Thanks much. If I'm successful in getting people going with
this, I'm sure we'd be willing to help adding more support for git.
On May 5, 2009, at 2:57 PM, Christian Hammond wrote:
> Hi Marc,
> Thanks for the congrats :) Looking forward to getting 1.0 out the
> door so we can start working on some new cool stuff.
> The git support hasn't really changed in a while. I personally
> haven't set up a Review Board server with Git, and I know it's
> somewhat clunky. My understanding is that you just need a Git repo
> that's constantly in sync with some master repository, as best you
> can, and point Review Board to it. Then make use of parent diffs
> when needed.
> I really want to improve Git support post-1.0 to make this easier.
> Basically, allow it to point to an upstream server to sync from and
> have it maintain its own checkout of only the files needed for
> reviews when it needs them. I have a strategy for this, but I don't
> know exactly when I'll be getting to it. I want to make it part of
> 1.1 though.
> Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
> Review Board - http://www.review-board.org
> VMware, Inc. - http://www.vmware.com
> On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 2:03 PM, Marc Hedlund
> <marcprecip...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Congrats on the release of 1.0 RC1. I'm taking another swing at
> getting people here to use Review Board.
> We're a git shop. Is there a good quick summary of current git
> support? I saw this:
> but I wasn't sure if there was anything more recent/detailed. I'd be
> happy to add a FAQ entry once I'm sure I know the answer. :)
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