GNU Classpath version control migration after .99?

Andrew Hughes ahughes at
Mon Mar 12 20:00:33 UTC 2012

----- Original Message -----
> Hello,
> 0.99 is almost out of the door so I'd like to begin the discussion on
> version control migration. AFAICT, we've all agreed that we'll dump
> CVS but left the decision open to which tool we'll migrate.
> What I'd personally like to see is that once 0.99 is out, we shut
> down
> CVS, convert the git mirrors to read-write git repositories:
> and keep the existing Mercurial mirroring scripts in place.
> Thoughts?

Well, you probably know from

that I'm in favour of a move to git sooner rather than later.

How about we give it a week from now (say Monday 19th, 16h00 UTC), and if there
are no objections, we push the existing IcedTea mirror to the Classpath Savannah
project and start using that?

>                                 Pekka

Andrew :)

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