[Matplotlib-devel] reducing the size of the docs repo

Thomas Caswell tcaswell at gmail.com
Mon Feb 20 19:47:38 EST 2017


We deploy the webpage via
https://github.com/matplotlib/matplotlib.github.com however the repository
is currently ~6.5GB.

I propose we shrink this by:

  - delete all of the beta/rc docs builds from 2.0
  - delete all but the last version of A.B.x docs (and symlink the other
versions to the last one
  - squash the whole repo to a single commit and force-push

Going forward, pushing new docs would do the same thing (link + squash +

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