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Re: Problems with the documentation of Subversion dump format

From: Steinar Bang <sb_at_dod.no>
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2011 22:55:09 +0100

>>>>> "Eric S. Raymond" <esr_at_thyrsus.com>:

> On the other hand, when you *start* in gitspace, mapping back down to
> the set of abstractions svn can handle is really lossy. You have to
> throw away the domains on committer names, all the author fields, real
> (annotated) tags, and branch merges.

Couldn't you just store this information as custom properties? Even
though svn isn't able to use it, at least the information would be
preserved...?
Received on 2011-12-29 22:55:54 CET

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