Changes between Version 36 and Version 37 of UsingGitWithWebKit


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Timestamp:
Dec 21, 2009 9:51:33 AM (10 years ago)
Author:
Adam Roben
Comment:

Explain why one might want to "track the Subversion repository"

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    30 If you'd also like to track the Subversion repository you will need to inform `git-svn` of the location of the WebKit SVN repository, and update the branch that `git-svn` uses to track the Subversion repository so that it will re-use the history that we've already cloned from `git.webkit.org` rather than trying to fetch it all from Subversion:
     30If you are a WebKit committer and want to be able to commit changes to the Subversion repository, or just want to check out branches that aren't contained in WebKit.git, you will need track the Subversion repository. To do that, inform `git-svn` of the location of the WebKit SVN repository, and update the branch that `git-svn` uses to track the Subversion repository so that it will re-use the history that we've already cloned from `git.webkit.org` rather than trying to fetch it all from Subversion:
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