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Re: Move to a new repo and keep the history

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2011 12:08:24 -0500

On 7/7/2011 11:57 AM, K F wrote:
> I’ve been searching and can’t seem to find an answer on whether I can
> move some directories from one repository to another while keeping the
> history.
> Repo1/tags/*tag1*
> and move tag1 to Repo2
> Repo2/tags/*tag1*
> Is it possible?

You'd have to move all of the directories containing the history too...
   Instead of the above you might dump repo1 and load it as
repo2/project1/ taking all of its sub-directories. However, if you have
searched already you probably know the disadvantages of combining repos
- that you can't keep the old revision numbers, break time ranges, etc.

   Les Mikesell
Received on 2011-07-07 19:09:00 CEST

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