[Kde-scm-interest] On Amarok Switching to Git

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Mon Jan 19 20:52:23 CET 2009

Robert Wohlrab wrote:
>On Monday 19 January 2009 19:44:33 Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
>> On Sun, Jan 18, 2009 at 06:45:47PM +0100, Thiago Macieira wrote:
>> > git.kde.org:kdelibs/mainline.git
>> > git.kde.org:kdelibs/kde-42.git
>> > git.kde.org:kdelibs/kde-41.git
>> does this imply that no historic branches are imported?
>Or maybe he wanted to say that it is always sunny in mainline and after
> the end of a big development cycle a clone is made from mainline to
> kde-4x.git. Only minor stuff is allowed in the new repository (like
> fixes).


Remember that mainline contains kde-42, which in turn contains kde-41. Or, 
the other way around, kde-41 is a subset of kde-42, which is a subset of 

All of them contain the imported history.

Previous releases are kept somewhere in the attic. Releases made from Git 
are tags.

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