[FFmpeg-devel] switching to git - eventually?

Luca Barbato lu_zero
Sun Jan 6 14:05:06 CET 2008

M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> - First of all, we must agree to the switch.  So far, it's mainly you
>   and Reimar (?) who are pushing for it.


> - We must be reasonably confident developers know how to use git, or
>   there will be trouble.


> - The repos need to be converted and verified.  Because of the
>   libswscale mess, this is less trivial than it might seem.

I know.

> - The server needs to be configured to allow git write access in a
>   secure fashion.  With the frequency of breakin attempts, giving all
>   devs normal shell accounts is undesirable, so something else must be
>   devised.

I'm currently experimenting with gitosis if we want to go that way.



Luca Barbato
Gentoo Council Member
Gentoo/linux Gentoo/PPC

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