Interesting article on git

Daniel Watkins D.M.Watkins at
Sun Aug 26 17:46:30 BST 2007

On Sun, 2007-08-26 at 17:34 +0100, Paul Moore wrote:
> Shallow clones in particular seem neat to me - a full bzr branch of
> the Python tree takes about 40 minutes for me, where a svn co takes 3
> minutes! I know this is because svn doesn't copy the history, but
> honestly, I'm not really interested in commit logs from 3 years ago,
> so a shallow copy containing a couple of weeks of history would be
> fine for me (and probably a *lot* faster).
There's already a blueprint for these at

Daniel Watkins (Odd_Bloke) <D.M.Watkins at>
University of Warwick Christian Focus President
University of Warwick Computing Society WUGLUG Liaison Officer
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : 

More information about the bazaar mailing list