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Re: git-svn error due to out-of-sync changes?

On 05/18/2017 11:59 AM, Jeff Law wrote:
On 05/18/2017 11:41 AM, Martin Sebor wrote:
I just tried to push a change and got the error below.  git
pull says my tree is up to date.  I wonder if it's caused by
my commit conflicting with another commit (in this case
r248244) that git-svn doesn't see because it lags behind SVN.
I brushed this (and other strange errors) off before, not
bothering to try to understand it but it's happened enough
times that I'd like to bring it up.  I expect some (maybe
even most) of these issues would not exist if we were using
Git directly rather than the git-svn wrapper. Has any more
progress been made on the Git integration project?  Is there
something I/we can do to help get it done?
That just means something changed upstream betwen your last git svn
rebase and your local commit.

Just "git svn rebase", resolve conflicts (the ChangeLogs are the most
common source of conflicts)  and you should be good to go.

The main issue is that there tend to be errors that wouldn't
happen without the extra layer between Git and SVN.  The two
are out of sync by minutes (I don't know exactly how many but
it seems like at least 10), so clearing these things up takes
time.  Some (I'd say most) of the errors I've seen out of
Git-svn are also not completely intuitive so it's not always
clear what or where the problem is.

So I'd like to see if there's something that can be done to
move the migration forward.


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