There was a thread about this last year:
As I recall there was no opposition but also no strong motivation to be
trailblazers in this area.
I do see lag on the git mirror sometimes (hours).
I'd like to see a better process than the file based patch contribution but
it is unclear using git primarily will allow that. If you have suggestions
I'd be happy to hear about it.
On Sun, Feb 3, 2013 at 1:54 PM, Jarek Jarcec Cecho <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> Hi Bill,
> thank you very much for your feedback. Mostly in the past the
> synchronization did not seemed reliable and sometimes it took couple of
> hours or days to get latest updates from from svn to the git mirror. Also
> even recently, sometimes the mirrors seems unresponsive. At least for me.
> I'm not experiencing such issues when I'm working with the projects that
> are primarily running on git. Thus I was wondering whether pig community
> would be open to such migration.
> On Fri, Feb 01, 2013 at 10:38:00PM -0800, Bill Graham wrote:
> > I'm a huge fan of git and use it exclusively for Pig with the exception
> > committing patches. I haven't personally experienced any reliability
> > with the git mirror. What are the reliability issues you've seen?
> > On Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 6:46 PM, Jarek Jarcec Cecho <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > > Hi pig developers,
> > > I personally prefer git over svn, so I'm using the git mirrors that
> > > provides. As those mirrors do not seem entirely reliable I was
> > > whether there are other pig developers that also prefer git over svn as
> > > myself. Apache Infrastructure Team is supporting projects that are
> > > primarily working with git, so my question is - would pig developer
> > > community be interested in migrating the repository from svn to git?
> > >
> > > I've recently participated in three projects that done this change,
> > > Sqoop, Flume and MRunit, and it's not a big deal. The process is rather
> > > simple, just it take some time as most of the job is done by
> > > team. I would be more than happy to help or even drive the process in
> > > that this change would be desirable by community.
> > >
> > > Jarcec
> > >
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