Kernel git reorganisation

Paul Fox pgf at
Thu Aug 4 08:15:32 EDT 2011

daniel wrote:
 > On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 3:08 AM, Paul Fox <pgf at> wrote:
 > > when you say "delete the branch", does this imply no longer being
 > > able to look at the history leading to the X or Y tag?
 > No, "git log archive/olpc-2.6.30" will still show full history, and
 > "git checkout -b olpc-2.6.30 archive/olpc-2.6.30" will locally
 > recreate the branch as before.
 > The only real difference is that you can't commit to branches that
 > have been archived in this manner, unless you recreate the tag
 > pointing at a new tip.

thanks.  i figured/was hoping it was something like this.

go for it.

 paul fox, pgf at

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