git, hg, cvs – introduction to using plan9port Git repository|
git clone http://code.swtch.com/plan9port plan9
git diff revision [ path ... ]
The master source tree for Plan 9 from User Space is maintained
using the source control system Git as a substitute for Plan 9’s
replica(8) and dump file system.
The first argument to git is a command, which determines the form
of the rest of the command line.
The clone command downloads a copy of the tree into the directory
plan9, which it will create. After git clone, the other commands
listed should be run within the plan9 directory tree.
Git downloads the entire revision history of Plan 9 from User
Space in addition to the current tree.
Git pull incorporates changes from the master repository into
the local revision history and applies them to the current file
Git diff runs Unix’s diff(1) to compare the files in the local
tree with the corresponding files in the revision history. The
special revision HEAD refers to the most recent version in the
Gitk starts an interactive history viewer.
The Git tree can be inspected on the web at http://code.swtch.com/plan9port/.|
directory containing Git local repository|
list of files and wildcards to exclude from Git operations|
Plan 9 from User Space is no longer accessible using CVS or Mercurial;
you must use Git.|