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From: Derrick Stolee <stolee@gmail.com>
To: Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget <gitgitgadget@gmail.com>,
	git@vger.kernel.org
Cc: me@ttaylorr.com, jonathantanmy@google.com,
	christian.couder@gmail.com, git@jeffhostetler.com,
	Derrick Stolee <dstolee@microsoft.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] Slightly simplify partial clone user experience
Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 08:27:58 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <0b84c2db-6639-6985-ae4e-6ba3b74006df@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <pull.586.git.1584638887.gitgitgadget@gmail.com>

On 3/19/2020 1:28 PM, Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget wrote:
> REQUEST FOR HELP: If anyone out there is looking for an opportunity to
> contribute documentation, I feel there is a need to include a section in the 
> git clone documentation devoted to partial clone. Hopefully such a section
> would include answers to these questions:
> 
>  1. What is a partial clone?
>  2. Why would I want a partial clone?
>  3. How do I need to be careful when using a partial clone?
> 
> I don't have time to write such a document right now, which is why I'm
> asking for help if anyone is looking for a non-code way to contribute to the
> project.

I reached out on Twitter to see if anyone was interested, and I got a
response. I'm working with them to get started on the mailing list. I'll
send a proper introduction when I know which email address they plan to
use on the list.

Thanks,
-Stolee

  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-03-20 12:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-03-19 17:28 Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2020-03-19 17:28 ` [PATCH 1/2] partial-clone: set default filter with --partial Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2020-03-20 20:26   ` Junio C Hamano
2020-03-20 20:38     ` Derrick Stolee
2020-03-22  9:46       ` Jeff King
2020-03-19 17:28 ` [PATCH 2/2] clone: document --partial and --filter options Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2020-03-20 12:27 ` Derrick Stolee [this message]
2020-03-22  9:51 ` [PATCH 0/2] Slightly simplify partial clone user experience Jeff King
2020-03-22 10:58   ` Christian Couder
2020-03-22 16:45     ` Derrick Stolee
2020-03-22 19:22       ` Jeff King
2020-03-22 16:03 ` Taylor Blau
2020-03-22 19:50 ` [PATCH v2] clone: document --filter options Derrick Stolee via GitGitGadget
2020-03-24  3:40   ` Jeff King
2020-03-24  5:17   ` Jonathan Nieder

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