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Re: [trinity-devel] GIT Problems - Cloning source

From: Slávek Banko <slavek.banko@...>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 2015 03:31:01 +0100
On Wednesday 02 of December 2015 18:44:16 Slávek Banko wrote:
> Dne st 2. prosince 2015 Michael Howard napsal(a):
> > Hi Guys,
> >
> > I've been trying to clone the source repo for the last few days, using
> > 'git clone' as per the wiki, but it keeps failing with various
> > disconnection errors. The repo is painfully slow (worse than watching
> > paint dry) which probably isn't helping. My connection here is fine.
> >
> > I got 1.5G of data at one point before it failed but as far as I know,
> > there is no way to restart from a failure. My latest attempt has been
> > running for 9 hours and I've got 107M of data at less than 10KiB/s.
> >
> > Is the source available from anywhere else other than
> > 'scm.trinitydesktop.org/scm/git/tde' or has anybody any ideas on how
> > best to proceed?
> >
> > Cheers,
>
> You've probably noticed the recent announcement - R14.0.2 was released.
> Although most users can through a new redirector seamlessly install
> R14.0.2, synchronization to mirrors is still ongoing. That is why the link
> to the master server is very loaded.
>
> For this reason are less accessible services for which it is required
> access to the master server - bugzilla, wiki, secure git. If is sufficient
> for you readonly copy of TDE GIT repository, you can use mirror instead of
> master server - http://mirror.git.trinitydesktop.org/cgit/. However, there
> is one complication related to the submodules. If you can wait a moment,
> I'm working on a small modification of script
> switch_all_submodules_to_head_and_clean to make it useful when using it on
> a mirror of TDE GIT repository.
>
> Related links:
> + http://mirror.git.trinitydesktop.org/newsentry.php?entry=2015.11.28
> + http://mirror.git.trinitydesktop.org/newsentry.php?entry=2015.10.19
> + http://mirror.git.trinitydesktop.org/cgit/

Script switch_all_submodules_to_head_and_clean was modified to facilitate 
cloning from GIT mirror. On wiki page has been added information about 
cloning from GIT mirror. By using mentioned script the cloning from the 
mirror should be easy and fast.

-- 
Slávek