Tag: svn

Push an existing git repository to an existing SVN repository

I have been asked for a school project to submit my work by pushing it to an existing SVN repository. It is an existing repository with some files already there. I have no need for these files or the previous commits. I have been working on my assignment with a git repository on my. I […]

Using git with svn

I have to use svn as source code management tool, but I want to use git branches locally. I wonder if it works without problems and what’s the best approach. I read about ‘git svn‘, but it looks like I would have to sync the whole svn repositoy to use it. That’s not an option. […]

Git Svn clone certain revision, and continue cloning other revisions in the future

I am converting my svn repo to git. It is a very large repo and it keep failing, therefore I have to clone only part of it. I used the following command: git svn clone -r100000:HEAD https://svn.myserver.com/project/ . It completed succesfully, but I only have the latest few commits. Is there anyway to continue cloning […]

Is there a way to trigger a shell command automatically after repository update/switch?

I would like to perform a shell command that takes care of cache files and compilation after I have run git pull or svn update (in another project)?

What exactly is a content level merge?

What is exactly is a content level merge? I’ve heard this term used a couple times in git discussions.

Using svn/git with Xcode

I like to use either git or svn for my Xcode projects, but need to be able to access them from outside e.g. from another machine somewhere. So I need a repository somewhere, but I don’t want to use any third party service like github. What do I need to run any of the two […]

Merge two git repository histories

I want to combine a cvs and a svn repository into a new git repo, without loosing history of course. The catch is the svn repo is a direct continuation of the cvs repo historywise. Someone just created the svn repo and clumsily added the last state from cvs without keeping any history. The most […]

Failed importing code from SVN to GIT – SVN trunk is empty

I try to clone my SVN (assembla) repository to GIT one (bitbucket) I used bitbucket wizard importing code from SVN to GIT online But I got the following error: 23:58:39 svn import for: https://subversion.assembla.com/svn/ugisvn/trunk 23:58:39 Checking out https://subversion.assembla.com/svn/ugisvn/trunk… 23:58:40 A elad2109/elad2109/bb_tmp 23:58:40 Exported revision 59. 23:58:40 Done 23:58:40 Subversion checkout successful 23:58:40 Creating new git […]

Is it possible to keep .gitignore files out of SVN?

I’m using git svn to merge changes from my local git repository to an SVN server. However, when I issue git svn dcommit it will actually commit any .gitignore files that I have in my source tree. This is even after I’ve checked out the SVN repository locally (using SVN), set the svn:ignore property (recursively, […]

git svn dcommit does not find changes and reset head

I have a big problem with git–svn: I need to just push my git repo to a svn server, so I made the following svn mkdir –parents http://host/path/to/repo/{trunk,tags,branches} \ -m “Standard layout for $project” git svn init -s http://host/path/to/repo/ git svn fetch git rebase trunk master git svn dcommit This worked great and everything is […]

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