splitting up kdebase in git

Luigi Toscano luigi.toscano at gmail.com
Sun Feb 13 00:52:45 GMT 2011

Tom Albers wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
>> On Saturday, February 12, 2011 19:12:41 Tom Albers wrote:
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> Hi,
>>>> Our default wallpapers used to be part of kdebase/workspace, but
>>>> during
>>>> the git migration they've been removed from workspace due the size
>>>> of
>>>> that directory.
>>>> Wallpapers can't be kept in a git repository because every time a
>>>> git
>>>> repository is cloned all the history (including old wallpapers) is
>>>> cloned. So actually wallpapers are nowhere, should we move
>>>> wallpapers
>>>> back to trunk/KDE/kdebase/workspace?
>>> Maybe just a tarball somewhere? SVN won't stay around, so we need
>>> another
>>> solution i think.
>> I thought we were keeping SVN around for translations? Or will they
>> simply
>> migrate after the rest of the modules have?
> I personally have no intention to maintain two revision control systems.

I thought that translators won't move from SVN. So, why not simply use the 
best solution (SVN) for these binary data?


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