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Re: [Xen-devel] Can the qemu-xen git repository be moved to a 'git://' p

To: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Can the qemu-xen git repository be moved to a 'git://' protocol? It can save a lot of time...
From: Stefano Stabellini <stefano.stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 5 Aug 2009 11:33:21 +0100
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On Wed, 5 Aug 2009, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> On 07/17/09 10:11, Brendan Cully wrote:
> > Ah, wonderful. Would it make sense to use this tree by default? We can
> > assume users already have hg working to pull the master tree, and it
> > means one less confusing build tool. The git tree doesn't seem to me
> > to offer any advantages over an hg mirror for the majority of users,
> > but it does increase the number of complicated moving parts in an
> > already difficult build system.
> >   
> +1.  Presumably using something like the forest extension would help here.

Given that so many people are having problems with the git protocol I think
we could at least make the old git http repo the default.

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