git <-> cvs synch script with git cvsexportcommit -W
- Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:45:46 +0900
- From: Osamu Aoki <osamu.aoki@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: git <-> cvs synch script with git cvsexportcommit -W
Here is my old mail with updated pointer. This may be useful for people
to migrate git to cvs while keeping cvs up-to-date.
On Wed, Jul 12, 2017 at 03:41:58PM +0200, Johannes Schindelin wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Jul 2015, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> > Thanks for "git cvsexportcommit -W" feature.
> > http://git.kernel.org/cgit/git/git.git/commit/?id=d775734c40afed216160437c59a45c93bdf28689
> > It took me a while to get this working right. I may have made a bit of
> > error in the way, but it looks like I need to have
> > $ cat .git/info/exclude
> > CVS
> > to avaid error when commiting more than 2 commts. Is this what you
> > expect?
> > I am trying to emulate git-svn for CVS using this and others. I am
> > making a first trial script as seen at:
> > https://wiki.debian.org/CvsusingGit
> > https://people.debian.org/~osamu/git-cvs.sh (my current trial script.)
Since then I updated wiki page and then moved script to github.
> Sorry, this completely slipped through and bit-rotted in my inbox for two
> years (there are still 2,000+ friends in my inbox that paid your mail
Oh, well happens.
> Would you mind sending a mail about git-cvs.sh to git@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx for
> much wider visibility?
OK. Here we go.