sys/ tree re-structuring proposal
wd at arpa.com
Tue Aug 5 15:44:34 PDT 2003
On Tuesday 05 August 2003 05:28 pm, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :: All right, but I am going to have to turn off commit privs for a
> :: few hours so I can dup the repo, make the modifications in the copy,
> :: test the copy, and then sync it back. There is going to be some
> :: work involved rewiring the Makefiles.
> :: Say, this afternoon from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., possibly a
> :: little longer.
> : Scrap the time range. I'm going to do this a little later in the
> : day. Maybe in the 3-5 pm time range.
> Heh heh. Ok, major underestimation of the work involved. This is
> going to take a few days to do right. Not only do 90+ directories have
> to be moved, but it doesn't make sense to do all the work without also
> getting rid of all the conditional compilation that allows things to be
> compiled either as modules or directly into the kernel.
Have you considered giving subversion a test-run? It works pretty much
just like cvs from a command line interface, but actually lets you do
versioned moves and that sort of thing. If you're interested I can
convert the current cvs tree to an svn tree and put it online for people
to try out.
> Matthew Dillon
> <dillon at xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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