[coreboot] Flashrom: Repository change

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Mon Apr 27 17:03:19 CEST 2009

Hi Patrick,

On 26.04.2009 21:54, Patrick Georgi wrote:
> I just migrated the flashrom code into its own repository. This is an effort 
> to untangle our repositories which grew into a wild mess over the years.
> The new location is svn://coreboot.org/flashrom/trunk
> The new repository is just the same as the old data, with some exceptions:
> 1. Revision numbers changed. As this is a repository with _only_ flashrom-
> related commits, the several thousands of coreboot commits don't appear there, 
> and so it's not at revision 4215, but at revision 443.
> The original revision numbers are added to the commit messages to keep context 
> around if necessary.
> 2. The directory layout is one of the standard subversion layouts:
> /trunk contains the main development branch
> /branches will contain various branches as subdirectories, as the need arises 
> (eg. a 1.0rc branch)
> /tags will contain copies of certain revisions (eg. of the 1.0 release)
> 3. The various locations and names of flashrom ("flash_and_burn" etc) are 
> flattened.

Thank you very much for being patient and addressing all the concerns I
had with moving flashrom to a separate repo.

This is a big step forward because it will allow us to handle flashrom
1.0 in a reasonable way as separate branch.



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