[Adium-devl] Merges and Merge Practices
applmak at gmail.com
Tue Jul 31 17:53:16 UTC 2007
Actually, this is an entirely different set of accidentally adding
header to the project target. I didn't merge those changes; I made
different ones and referenced that email so that other people would
know why I did it.
Hope that clears up any confusion. :)
On 7/31/07, Augie Fackler <lists at durin42.com> wrote:
> Hey all,
> I know I haven't gotten to writing any kind of merging best practices
> yet, but r20440 reminds me of one:
> Don't cherry-pick changes from trunk. The Right Way is to merge all
> changes from trunk in contiguous blocks, that way you don't end up
> with merge conflicts. The only sane time to cherry pick is when a
> given branch will never merge back in, like the 1.1 branch.
> Note that this particular practice is good practice anyway, but will
> be less mandatory in 1.5 when merge tracking is available.
> On a related note, I'd like to do another merge from trunk to SoC
> branches. Does anyone *not* want a merge?
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