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authorJunio C Hamano <>2008-07-06 01:33:16 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-07-06 01:33:16 (GMT)
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Merge branch 'qq/maint'
* qq/maint: clone -q: honor "quiet" option over native transports. attribute documentation: keep EXAMPLE at end builtin-commit.c: Use 'git_config_string' to get 'commit.template' http.c: Use 'git_config_string' to clean up SSL config. diff.c: Use 'git_config_string' to get 'diff.external' convert.c: Use 'git_config_string' to get 'smudge' and 'clean' builtin-log.c: Use 'git_config_string' to get 'format.subjectprefix' and 'format.suffix' Documentation cvs: Clarify when a bare repository is needed Documentation: be precise about which date --pretty uses Conflicts: Documentation/gitattributes.txt
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@@ -31,6 +31,12 @@ to work with; after that, you need to 'git-merge' incremental imports, or
any CVS branches, yourself. It is advisable to specify a named remote via
-r to separate and protect the incoming branches.
+If you intend to set up a shared public repository that all developers can
+read/write, or if you want to use linkgit:git-cvsserver[1], then you
+probably want to make a bare clone of the imported repository,
+and use the clone as the shared repository.
+See linkgit:gitcvs-migration[7].