Child pages
  • Straight-forward svn to git migration with TortoiseSVN or Linux git

Versions Compared


  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.


In such a case, you can use TortoiseGit for Windows to achive a svn to git migration. The beauty in this is that developers may already be used to the Tortoise tools from TortoiseSVN.

A different, much better aproach is, of course, to migrate in a Linux machine, if you can obtain a Linux box in the company or install VirtualBox locally on your desktop. In this case, a very good migration receipe is:

Table of Contents



You cann always repeat this process: Fetch new updates from the (still current) svn server, and push the changes to the remote git repository.


See also: