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Re: Kernel git repository

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Subject: Re: Kernel git repository
From: Stuart Longland <redhatter@gentoo.org>
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2006 10:52:47 +1000
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Ilya A. Volynets-Evenbakh wrote:
> Ralf Baechle wrote:
> 
>>As some of you have been complained - the kernel git repository has become
>>rather large with it's currently slightly over 200MB.  Since most users
>>are not interested in the full 12 year project history I've prepared a
>>second, slimmed down repository.  It can be cloned at:
>>
>> git clone git://www.linux-mips.org/git/linux-2.6.15.git linux.git
>>
>>This tree is just about 62MB in size and starts at 2.6.15.
>>
>> Ralf
>
> How about making it linux-nohist.git or something like that,
> to make it less misleading?

Or rename the full-history one to linux-old.git -- since I presume
future commits will be going to the new one now?  Either that, or
linux-fullhist.git.

Otherwise, I love the idea. :-)  I can't say I've ever used any of the
v1.1 kernels...
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