ANNOUNCEMENT: About to re-convert *all* mirrors
erik.helin at oracle.com
Wed Aug 21 19:09:27 UTC 2019
seems like the re-conversion finished a bit earlier than expected. All
mirrors available at https://github.com/openjdk have now been
re-converted and refreshed.
Feel free to re-create your personal forks and clones.
Erik & Robin
On 8/21/19 9:43 AM, Erik Helin wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just want to let you know that we are on track for refreshing all git
> repositories tomorrow, Thursday Aug 22. In preparation for the full
> re-conversion we have now turned off the automatic syncing from
> https://hg.openjdk.java.net/ to https://github.com/openjdk/ . The
> automatic syncing will of course resume once the re-converted mirrors
> are up.
> As always, if you have any questions, just let us know!
> On 8/19/19 4:25 PM, Erik Helin wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> we need to incorporate a few changes from census  into the commit
>> metadata (some contributors have updated their real names) and align
>> the commit messages with the syntax defined in JEP 357 .
>> Unfortunately this means that all hashes of all commits will change.
>> We know this is disruptive for everyone using the mirrors, hopefully
>> this is the last time we need to do a full re-conversion.
>> We are aiming to refresh all git repositories on Thursday Aug 22.
>> If you have a personal fork then we recommend that you recreate the
>> fork _after_ we have refreshed the mirrors. If you have local clones
>> then we recommend that you re-clone the repositories _after_ we have
>> refreshed the mirrors. If you have local commits that you wish to
>> preserve then we recommend that you turn your commits into patches and
>> then apply them in your re-cloned local repositories:
>> $ git format-patch <from>..<to> --stdout > /tmp/commits.mbox
>> $ cd /path/to/re-cloned/repository/from/refreshed/mirror
>> $ git am /tmp/commits.mbox
>> Erik & Robin
>> : https://openjdk.java.net/census
>> : https://openjdk.java.net/jeps/357
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