clarification on git, central repositories and commit access lists

koos vriezen koos.vriezen at
Mon Aug 20 08:11:09 BST 2007

2007/8/20, Guillaume Laurent <glaurent at>:
> On Monday 20 August 2007, Adam Treat wrote:
> > What if I want to make a commit to kdelibs that will require changes in
> > other modules for them to compile. I will no longer be able to make a
> > single atomic commit with changes to multiple submodules, right?
> That was one of my main interrogations about the idea of having several
> repositories as well. Also, how do you handle backtracking ? Do you have to
> maintain a table saying 'version [N1-M1] of kdegraphics need version [N2-M2]
> of kdelibs' ? That pretty much defeats the idea of a version control system,
> unless I'm missing something.

How does this work with SVN? I can't see at my project that is depends
on kde-3.1.1 or later. How can I mark my files to do that?


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