Tracking FreeBSD in a 3rd party product using git

Alfred Perlstein alfred at
Mon Jun 2 21:26:06 UTC 2014

On 6/2/14, 1:28 PM, Craig Rodrigues wrote:
> Hi,
> In this talk:
> In the section "Talking about the rebase operation",
> there seems to be some text missing which illustrates that
> actual "git rebase" command used.
> Do you have another copy of the presentation with the full text?
> I think it is OK to have this on the iXsystems blog,
> but I would rather see a copy of this on
> This document is super useful.  Recently, I rebased
> FreeNAS from FreeBSD 9 to FreeBSD 10.  It took me only a few days
> to do the rebase and resolve conflicts.  Using something like Subversion,
> it probably would have taken me weeks.
> My opinion is that we should really promote using git as a good, solid
> way to track FreeBSD in a third party product.
> --
> Craig
Thanks Craig, more information is available here:

I can find some information on finding out the --onto, I really thought 
I had uploaded this somewhere, but it has disappeared.  I will check my 
laptop when I get home to find the entirety of the notes I have for this 


More information about the freebsd-git mailing list