[core-workflow] Help needed: best way to convert hg repos to git?

Senthil Kumaran senthil at uthcode.com
Fri Feb 12 09:37:05 EST 2016

Hi Pierre,


Do you have external documents that you could point us to so that it help us
with the research?

Thanks for sharing this detail on hg<->git already working for a huge




> On Feb 12 2016, at 6:28 am, Pierre-Yves David <pierre-yves.david at ens-
lyon.org> wrote:  


> On 02/06/2016 01:57 AM, Brett Cannon wrote:  
> https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0512/#define-commands-to-move-a
> There appear to be multiple ways to convert hg repos to git, but no  
> clear winner. It would be great if some one/people took on the task of  
> evaluating the tools available out there by converting the cpython repo  
> and seeing which one has the best results.


> We, at Facebook, have been happily using hg-git in production for  
bidirectional conversion of repositories of insane sizes.


> I would look in that direction for your conversion.


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