Git and SVN

Jochen Küpper jochen at
Wed Jun 13 02:20:11 PDT 2007

On 13.06.2007, at 01:22, Nathan Corvino wrote:

> Really?  I don't know enough about the port definitions to look  
> into the details, but when I reinstalled git-core with the svn  
> variant, the git-svn binary appeared in /opt/local/bin.


> But the svn variant doesn't actually instruct git-core to build
> anything extra; all it does is pull in additional dependencies. How
> does that work?
> variant svn {
>         depends_run             port:p5-svn-simple port:subversion  
> port:perl port:p5-
> libwww-perl
> }

Maybe git automatically uses svn if available?

A: Yes.
 > Q: Are you sure?
 >> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
 >>> Q: Why is top posting frowned upon?

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