[SciPy-dev] Question for git-svn masters

Pauli Virtanen pav@iki...
Wed Nov 25 17:39:11 CST 2009

ke, 2009-11-25 kello 13:07 -0800, Matthew Brett kirjoitti:
> If I clone from the github mirror:
> git clone git@github.com:matthew-brett/scipy-work.git
> then the resulting clone has lost the relationship with SVN:
> If I do this incantation (from the GitMirror page):
> git-svn init -s --prefix=svn/ http://svn.scipy.org/svn/scipy
> git-svn rebase -l
> after a long time, I get:
> Unable to determine upstream SVN information from working tree history

You need to add the Scipy SVN mirror remote before doing git svn init:

        git remote add svn http://projects.scipy.org/git/scipy.git
        git fetch svn

so that git-svn knows about the svn tags and branches metadata.
I also added these instructions here:



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