[Bioperl-l] Bioperl on GitHub
cjfields at illinois.edu
Tue Apr 13 11:10:33 EDT 2010
On Apr 13, 2010, at 9:30 AM, Peter wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 10:09 PM, Chris Fields <cjfields at illinois.edu> wrote:
>> As a backup for the anonymous svn access on code.open-bio.org, I have
>> set up a few READ-ONLY mirrors on GitHub for the main trunk code of
>> several BioPerl distributions, generated using git-svn:
>> These are sync'ed every 15 minutes.
>> Note the emphasis on 'read-only'; we don't anticipate migrating code
>> over to github completely, at least at the moment. Based on that and
>> several issues with git/svn two-way syncing (outlined in the git-svn man
>> pages and elsewhere), we will not support pull requests directly in
> Hi all,
> At the start of April GitHub announced support for accessing a
> github.com hosted git repository via SVN (and this is apparently
> not an April Fools joke):
> This means in addition to using the github read only mirror via git, e.g.
> git clone git://github.com/bioperl/bioperl-live.git
> You can also use the github read only mirror via svn, e.g.
> svn checkout http://svn.github.com/bioperl/bioperl-live.git
> I've just used this to grab the latest code - it seems to work fine.
> This should be handy if code.open-bio.org (the OBF anonymous
> CVS and SVN server) is down.
Yes, saw that. I'm thinking more and more we should start migrating our work to github...
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