Automating Bulk Transfer of Mercurial Repos To Git. With Mercurial sunsetting support, it was time to move our repos. When we received the first communication about Bitbucket sunsetting Mercurial support. All of our source code was stored as Mercurial repositories on Bitbucket and — being a product company.
When we received the first communication about Bitbucket sunsetting Mercurial support, there was quite a lot of excitement around the office. All of our source code was stored as Mercurial repositories on Bitbucket and — being a product company — a lot of the company’s value is in the source code.
A closer look at the problem presented us with the following challenge:
A solution was needed, but many searches and discussions later, nothing suitable was found. So, we decided to wait. There was still plenty of time and we trusted that a solution would surely present itself sooner or later.
However, when the reminder from Bitbucket arrived, no solution had as yet presented itself and time was starting to run out. A few searches later we found the fast-export converter by frej, a Python project on Github that we could use to convert our repos one-by-one. While each individual migration seems simple enough, our challenge was the fact that we had to do this in bulk.
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Git plays a significant role in software development. It allows developers to work on the same code base at the same time. Check out 7 best practices for Git.There is no doubt that Git plays a significant role in software development. It allows developers to work on the same code base at the same time. Still, developers struggle for code quality.
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Hello all, nowadays most of the development teams using GIT version control, some of you may have a requirement of mirroring your team's git changes from one server to another Git server. This article will help you to achieve the Git mirroring between one server to another server.