Samba4 in git?

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Fri Nov 23 22:59:21 GMT 2007

On Fri, 2007-11-23 at 17:27 +0100, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 23, 2007 at 04:31:02PM +0100, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> > Right now I'm working a bit on samba4's smbtorture again, in
> > particular the RAW-STREAMS test. Whenever I want to check in
> > something to samba4 upstream I have to pull my patch out of
> > git into svn (I know, I could set up git-svn...). So my
> > question to the Samba4 developers: Is there anything we can
> > do to help you convert your repo to git, or is this turned
> > down for some reason?
> >From what I understood in previous discussions about this, nobody has
> any objections converting Samba 4 to git. However, we need somebody familiar
> enough with git to do the work for the actual conversion.
> If metze or Jerry can give me some hints, I could have a look
> at this. Metze has also expressed interest in doing the actual
> conversion, but I'm not sure how much time he has for it atm. Metze?
Actually, looks like metze's automatically converted repository already
works ok and is up-to-date, so I guess we could switch any time we want.
Perhaps after the next alpha would be a good moment?

Metze, is there any way my other 4.0-* branches in Subversion could also
be converted? 


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