website note

Claes Wallin clacke+dragonflybsd at
Fri Jan 23 08:21:35 PST 2009

Justin C. Sherrill wrote:
On Fri, January 23, 2009 3:13 am, Claes Wallin wrote:

Is there any way for mere mortals to access the .git of the website? It
would provide a good example on how to set things up, plus it would
enable future contributions from people without commit access, which is
arguably in the spirit of distributed revision control.
If you have a leaf account, you can pull from /usr/local/www/ikiwiki-repo
on leaf.  If not, it's available via crater the same way the DragonFly
source is:
Yes, that's what I was expecting. But:

$ git-clone
Initialized empty Git repository in /tmp/git/ikiwiki/.git/
error: File 0000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
Getting pack list for
Getting alternates list for
Also look at <html xmlns="" xml:lang="en-US" 

et cetera. Clearly git is receiving a nice, human-friendly html page 
instead of a nice, git-friendly 404 or git binary data. Hence my question.


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