stable/12 git -> svn mirror delayed

mike tancsa mike at
Thu Feb 18 23:40:28 UTC 2021

Thanks guys for the explanation / looking into it!   And thank you very
much for all your efforts on this big move to git! 


On 2/18/2021 3:45 PM, Warner Losh wrote:
> The problem is that it was a merge commit, which should have been
> administratively prohibited. A merge commit from main to stable/* is
> never the right thing. It creates problems, not least of which is the
> issue with the subversion exporter. In this case, it won't create the
> more severe issues like we have in the converted past, so that's at
> least something.
> I wrote the script assuming there'd never be a merge commit. I'll fix
> things by hand for this one commit which will get things going again.
> Making this exporter handle merge commits generically is tricky and
> beyond the scope of the work I took on...  Hopefully, we'll get the
> commit hook problem fixed soon so it won't happen again.
> Warner
> On Thu, Feb 18, 2021 at 1:30 PM Ed Maste <emaste at
> <mailto:emaste at>> wrote:
>     The git-svn stable/12 mirror is currently stuck. It encountered an
>     issue with the OpenSSL 1.1.1j import (e3a8c0df593b) and hasn't been
>     able to make progress past it. It's under investigation and will
>     hopefully be resolved soon.
>     (I think the git-svn converter is trying to cherry-pick each of the
>     vendor updates on the branch 4f55bd5321b7 rather than a single commit
>     for the merge itself.)

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