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[leafnode-list] Re: HEADS UP DEVELOPERS: leafnode-2?repository?changed to GIT

clemens fischer <ino-news@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 11:03:52 +0100 Matthias Andree wrote:
>> I have repacked the http:// server's repository aggressively, so that
>> currently there's just one pack, and now cloning takes < 10 s for me.
> AHA!  That explains everything.  I just cloned the repo from
> http://home.pages.de/~mandree/leafnode/leafnode-2.git/.  With other
> repos, I see the counting, compressing, guessing, resolving, cloning
> etc, but just a few minutes ago I git one nested pack within a few
> seconds.

There should be no guessing - the repo has current info/* stuff (and
runs post-update hook to keep the 'server info for stupid protocols' up
to date).

> You wouldn't know how glad I am to see that it's not again a freebsd
> issue with git.  Last time I checked, committing was impossible, because
> git uses access(2) for checking the hooks, and access(2) is, or was,
> broken at least when root was using it.

Well, root can access everything, and AFAICT from IEEE Std 1003.1, 2004
Edition, access() may return ok for the superuser... but why would the
superuser want to use Git?

Matthias Andree
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