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Subjectgit mailing list (Re: Re: Re: Re: [ANNOUNCE] git-pasky-0.3)

On Wed, 13 Apr 2005, Petr Baudis wrote:
> Dear diary, on Wed, Apr 13, 2005 at 07:01:34PM CEST, I got a letter
> where Daniel Barkalow <> told me that...
> > For future reference, git is unhappy if you actually do this, because your
> > HEAD won't match the (empty) contents of the new directory. The easiest
> > thing is to cp -r your original, replace the shared stuff with links, and
> > go from there.
> How is it unhappy?

I think it's just Daniel being unhappy because he didn't do the read-tree
+ checkout-cache + update-cache steps ;)

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email, which also acts as an announcement for people who haven't noticed
already), since anybody who is interested in git can just use the
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