Weave a tarball sequence into a git repository.

git-weave takes a tarball sequence and a metadata file and synthesizes a live repository. It can invert this, explode git repositories into sequences of per-commit tarballs. The DAG is expressed as a metadata file with mailbox-like entries.


NEWSproject news
COPYINGproject license
git-weave-1.3.tar.gzgzipped source tarball
READMEroadmap file
git-weave.htmlHTML rendering of git-weave.1

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Recent Changes

     Polyglotize the code and test under Python 3 as well as Python 2.


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