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Re: [DISCUSS] Move project split down a level
+1 to Owen's modified layout.

The current layout means that every svn operation made during a
release has to be carried out three times which increases the amount
of work and the chances of a mistake.


On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 9:17 AM, Todd Lipcon <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 8:51 AM, Owen O'Malley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> On Jan 13, 2011, at 10:18 PM, Nigel Daley wrote:
>>  Folks,
>>> As I look more at the impact of the common/MR/HDFS project split on what
>>> and how we release Hadoop, I feel like the split needs an adjustment.  Many
>>> folks I've talked to agree that the project split has caused us a splitting
>>> headache.  I think 1 relatively small change could alleviate some of that.
>>> hadoop / [common, mapreduce, hdfs] / trunk
>>> hadoop / [common, mapreduce, hdfs] / branches
>>> hadoop / trunk / [common, mapreduce, hdfs]
>>> hadoop / branches / [common, mapreduce, hdfs]
>> Moving the source trees back together is ok, but will cause a fair amount
>> of churn for those of us that depend on the git versions of the repository.
>> Using Todd's hack may be able to fix it again at least for each individual
>> user.
> Yep, I think we can set this up in a reasonable way with grafts. I'm happy
> to write a little shell script we can put on the wiki for git users that
> would make the history look sane.
> Depending on how the git mirrors work, we might even be able to get the
> official git.apache.org one to work, too. If we decide to go forward with
> this plan I'll talk to the relevant INFRA folks and see about that.
> -Todd
> --
> Todd Lipcon
> Software Engineer, Cloudera