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Import a module from

git clone git://
  • See all the remote branches with:
git remote show origin
  • Check out the remote branches you want to migrate, e.g.
git checkout -b sucrose-0.82 origin/sucrose-0.82
  • Push it to with something like:
git push 
  • Add the pootle user as a committer (from the "add committer" link on the mainline page) and send mail to Sayamindu, to point pootle to new remote.
  • Notify sugar-devel about the move.
  • Make sure that sugar-jhbuild points to the new repository (ask someone to do it for you if you have no access)

Clone a module from

Instructions on how to clone a project from the git repositories of can be found at the project's repos/mainline page, for example for sugar-jhbuild. And here is an example:

git clone git:// sugar-jhbuild

See also