[FFmpeg-devel] ffmpegs future version control system

Måns Rullgård mans
Thu May 10 16:49:22 CEST 2007

Robert Swain wrote:
> Hey,
> On 10 May 2007, at 14:41, Reimar Doeffinger wrote:
>> On Thu, May 10, 2007 at 02:08:47PM +0100, Robert Swain wrote:
>>> And the resulting size of the checkouts:
>>> git: 29,772,212 bytes
>>> svn: 24,744,298 bytes
>>> Though I think I am to understand that the git checkout contains the
>>> entire history, and the svn checkout does not, right?
>> Yes, though it should be noted that this is the size of a packed git
>> repository (git clone at least via the git protocol always gives a
>> packed one, git-svn does not). An unpack repository would be
>> several 100
>> MB large, in case of MPlayer > 600 MB. Luckily I found out that
>> git-repack can be run even while git-svn is still downloading,
>> which is
>> the only way to use git-svn if you have a quota of only 200 MB or so.
> Interesting.
> There appears to be some DNS problems with git.mplayerhq.hu at the
> moment, both with the web interface and the repository.

The DNS change may not have propagated to all servers yet.  I added the new
entry rather late last night, so give it a few more hours.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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