Sysadmin Load Reduction: Subversion Infrastructure

Māris Nartišs maris.kde at
Tue Nov 12 09:54:56 GMT 2019

pirmd., 2019. g. 11. nov., plkst. 16:02 — lietotājs Luigi Toscano
(<luigi.toscano at>) rakstīja:
> Alexander Potashev ha scritto:
> > вс, 10 нояб. 2019 г. в 18:09, Luigi Toscano <luigi.toscano at>:
> >>
> >> Nate Graham ha scritto:
> >>> On 11/9/19 4:50 PM, Nicolás Alvarez wrote:
> >>>> El sáb., 9 de nov. de 2019 a la(s) 20:29, Nate Graham (nate at escribió:
> >>>> - Experiment conversion to git and see if the resulting repo(s) are of
> >>>> a reasonable size (I vaguely recall seeing bad results with this)
> >
> > I expect that a single Git repository would be several GBs in size.
> For the record, the current checkout (without svn metadata) of trunk/l10n-kde4
> (ok, no more needed), branches/stable/l10n-kde4, branches/stable/l10n-kf5,
> branches/stable/l10n-kf5-plasma-lts, trunk/l10n-kf5 and trunk/l10n-summit is
> ~11 GiB. The trunk/l10n-kf5 branch alone is 5.3 GiB.

One of pro sides of SVN still is ability to work with a single
directory instead of whole repo. For Latvian language it means using
only ~300MB of disk space (I have less than 1GB free space on my
laptop). Thus if a move to GIT is planned, I would vote to have a
separate repo for each language.


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