Re: [PATCH] git-cvsimport-script: handling of tags

From: H. Peter Anvin <>
Date: 2005-09-07 06:24:36
H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>> This patch changes git-cvsimport-script so that it creates tag objects 
>> instead of refs to commits, and adds an option, -u, to convert 
>> underscores in branch and tag names to dots (since CVS doesn't allow 
>> dots in branches and tags.)
>> Pullable tree at
> I should probably point out that there are still bugs in 
> git-cvsimport-script; for one thing, it seems to fail to register a tag 
> associated with the head, and I have yet to get the "recognize merge" 
> feature to actually work.  It's also possible -- but I haven't verified 
> it -- that two tags which are aliases may not be properly registered.

I just verified this; git-cvsimport-script will not handle more than one 
tag per commit.

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