[erlang-questions] Erlang/OTP now at Github

Björn Gustavsson bgustavsson@REDACTED
Wed Nov 25 17:00:46 CET 2009

On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 3:20 PM, Juan Jose Comellas <juanjo@REDACTED> wrote:
> Why was the commit history discarded? Wouldn't it be better to at
> least preserve the history corresponding to the public releases? Maybe
> you could use Matthew Foemmel's repository[1] in Github as a base.

Including the history would require approximately 300 Mb.

However,  we will probably provide an *optional* Erlang/OTP
history that can be added using the new replace mechanism in
git 1.6.5.

Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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