[Libreoffice-qa] [bjoern.michaelsen at canonical.com: [Libreoffice] What is bibisect? And what is it doing in my office?]

Pedro Lino pedlino at gmail.com
Fri Dec 9 07:43:11 PST 2011

>  http://people.canonical.com/~bjoern/bibisect-3.5.lzma
> contains:
>  - 53 complete office installs between the creation of the core repo and the
>   -3-5 branchoff (thats >5000 commits)
>  - at 450MB each, that would be ~22GB total
>  - however, it is only 749MB total download size, thats <15MB per installation
> And one does not need to install them in parallel as one can switch through all
> of them with a quick "git checkout source-hash-XXXXXX" -- one switch costs <1
> second).

This sounds like a very useful tool.

What do you mean complete office install?

Switch between releases with a git command?

Does this work under Windows???


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