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Christian Stimming stimming at tuhh.de
Sun Feb 20 15:46:36 EST 2011

Am Sonntag, 20. Februar 2011 schrieb John Ralls:
> On Feb 18, 2011, at 9:03 PM, John Ralls wrote:
> > I'll try again differently tomorrow, but at the moment I wonder if this
> > is going to be automatable.
> Well, I started over with a clean git svn mirror and tried pushing/pulling
> the feature branch all the way through to the svn mirror, then merged with
> the detached head, switched to the tracking branch, git svn rebased, and
> pushed, then pulled the result into the original working checkout and into
> a second "uninvolved" checkout. I did this twice to make sure that the
> links wouldn't get messed up. They didn't. So the Loeliger method works,
> but it requires a lot of hand work (creating new feature branches and
> merging them, then deleting them when no longer needed).

Huh. To be honest, I was able to follow your explanation only up to some 
extent, but not in its full length... Indeed this sounds like a lot of hand 
work. I think this already begs for being avoided...

> I'll test out the Nicolaisen method next.

Yes, at least I've already understood the method description in the original 
blog posts, so I think this should work with much less hand-work. But I'm 
curious to hear your next results here.



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