jdk/jdk repository transition to Git, GitHub and Skara is done
joe.darcy at oracle.com
Thu Sep 10 15:57:48 UTC 2020
On 9/10/2020 6:15 AM, Lindenmaier, Goetz wrote:
> We had understood the mercurial jdk/jdk becomes a read-only
> _mirror_ of the git openjdk/jdk.
> Was this a misunderstanding, or are there still some technical
> things to resolve? So far, we saw no changes in mercurial jdk/jdk
> after the transition. (We are not yet done moving our
> infrastructure to git.)
No; we did not plan to back-mirror the Git changes in Hg. Once the Hg
repos went read-only for pushes, there are no further plans to update them.
> Best regards,
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: jdk-dev <jdk-dev-retn at openjdk.java.net> On Behalf Of Erik Helin
>> Sent: Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:22 PM
>> To: jdk-dev at openjdk.java.net
>> Subject: jdk/jdk repository transition to Git, GitHub and Skara is done
>> Hi all,
>> the transition to Git, GitHub and Skara for the Mercurial jdk/jdk 
>> and jdk/sandbox  is now done. The Git repositories jdk  and
>> jdk-sandbox  are now open for contributions. Note that the jdk/client
>> repository has been retired  and that the jdk/submit repository has
>> been replaced by /test pull request command . Due to planned
>> maintenance the /test pull request command might now work reliably until
>> Sep 7 .
>> To get started with Git, GitHub and Skara, see the "Getting Started"
>> section on the Skara wiki . In particular, make sure that you
>> associate your OpenJDK username with your GitHub username . On the
>> Skara wiki you will also find:
>> - an extensive FAQ 
>> - reference documentation for all pull request commands 
>> - reference documentation for all CLI tools 
>> If you are new to Git then we strongly recommend the excellent "Pro Git"
>> book to get started. The book is freely available for reading online at
>> https://git-scm.com/book and can also be downloaded for offline reading.
>> For those of you working with the JDK Updates project (whose
>> repositories still use Mercurial) the Skara CLI tooling is backwards
>> compatible with Mercurial. For more information about using the Skara
>> CLI tools and Mercurial, including how to import a Git patch to
>> Mercurial, see the Skara wiki .
>> With a transition this large and complex, we are bound to have missed
>> something. If you run into bugs, errors or if something is missing,
>> start by taking a deep breath :) We also get annoyed when the tools we
>> use for our daily work aren't working as expected, so we feel your
>> frustration. If you run into issues, please reach out to us on skara-dev
>> , ping us on IRC  or file a bug on Skara in JBS .
>> Last, but definitely not least, we would like to thank the following
>> people for making this transition possible:
>> - Mark Reinhold
>> - Joe Darcy
>> - Erik Joelsson
>> - Stanislav Smirnov
>> - Christian Törnqvist
>> - Tim Bell
>> - Tony Squier
>> - All Skara contributors!
>> A huge thank you also to all OpenJDK projects that have transitioned
>> before the JDK project. You have all provided invaluable feedback that
>> has helped shaped the Git, GitHub and Skara experience. Please help your
>> friends and colleagues in OpenJDK that are now embarking on the same
>> transition that you all have already accomplished.
>> Erik and Robin
>> : https://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk/jdk
>> : https://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk/sandbox
>> : https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk
>> : https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk-sandbox
>> : https://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/2d-dev/2020-
>> : https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/SKARA/#Skara-GettingStarted
>> : https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/skara/FAQ
>> : https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/SKARA/Pull+Request+Commands
>> : https://wiki.openjdk.java.net/display/SKARA/CLI+Tools
>> : skara-dev at openjdk.java.net
>> : #openjdk on irc.oftc.net
>> : https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/projects/SKARA/issues
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