[python-committers] We will be moving to GitHub (hopefully) in 2016

Gregory P. Smith greg at krypto.org
Mon Jan 4 20:26:58 EST 2016


On Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 12:34 PM R. David Murray <rdmurray at bitdance.com>
wrote:

> to have to do some extra work to make the hash links work in the bug
> tracker, since I don't think there's any a priori way to distinguish
> between hg hashes and git hashes.
>

Just ignore the remote possibility of short 32-bit hash prefix collisions
(possible, but infrequent): the way to resolve that is when a hash lookup
fails, to look it up in a translation index of former hg hashes.
 practical.  good enough.

-gps
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