Bitbucket launched Git support on Monday and now that things have settled in, there has been great response from the community and plenty of questions.
One of the questions that has gained the most attention is, “How can I convert my existing Mercurial (Hg) repos to Git?”
We have an answer! Shahar Evron has done an awesome job of writing up a tutorial on converting from Hg to Git. The steps involve:
- renaming your Hg repositories
- install the HgGit plugin
- push the code into your Git repository
- switch your local repo to Git
Check out the full tutorial detailing how to convert your hg repositories to git and be done in no time!