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Updated docs/topics/install.txt to note github URL instead of code.dj…

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@@ -279,35 +279,17 @@ Installing the development version
If you'd like to be able to update your Django code occasionally with the
latest bug fixes and improvements, follow these instructions:
-1. Make sure that you have Subversion_, Git_, or Mercurial_ installed, and
- that you can run its commands from a shell. (Enter ``svn help``,
- ``git help``, or ``hg help`` at a shell prompt to test this.) Note that
- the Subversion repository is the canonical source for the official
- Git and Mercurial repositories and as such will always be the most up-to-date.
+1. Make sure that you have Git_ installed and that you can run its commands
+ from a shell. (Enter ``git help`` at a shell prompt to test this.)
-2. Check out Django's main development branch (the 'trunk') like so:
+2. Check out Django's main development branch (the 'trunk' or 'master') like
+ so:
.. code-block:: bash
- # Subversion
- svn co https://code.djangoproject.com/svn/django/trunk/ django-trunk
+ git clone git://github.com/django/django.git django-trunk
- Mirrors of the Subversion repository can be obtained like so:
-
- .. code-block:: bash
-
- # Git (requires version 1.6.6 or later)
- git clone https://github.com/django/django.git
- # or (works with all versions)
- git clone git://github.com/django/django.git
-
- # Mercurial
- hg clone https://bitbucket.org/django/django
-
- .. warning ::
-
- These mirrors should be updated every 5 minutes but aren't guaranteed
- to be up-to-date since they are hosted on external services.
+ This will create a directory ``django-trunk`` in your current directory.
3. Next, make sure that the Python interpreter can load Django's code. The most
convenient way to do this is to `modify Python's search path`_. Add a ``.pth``
@@ -349,11 +331,8 @@ latest bug fixes and improvements, follow these instructions:
known to cause problems when updating to a more recent version of Django.
When you want to update your copy of the Django source code, just run the
-command ``svn update`` from within the ``django-trunk`` directory. When you do
-this, Subversion will automatically download any changes. The equivalent
-command for Git is ``git pull``, and for Mercurial ``hg pull --update``.
+command ``git pull`` from within the ``django-trunk`` directory. When you do
git remote add upstream git://github.com/django/django.git
git pull --rebase upstream master

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+this, Git will automatically download any changes.
-.. _Subversion: http://subversion.tigris.org/
.. _Git: http://git-scm.com/
-.. _Mercurial: http://mercurial.selenic.com/
.. _`modify Python's search path`: http://docs.python.org/install/index.html#modifying-python-s-search-path
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