Subject: Re: [boost] [website] beta vs. live website
From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-11-11 23:15:20
On 11/11/2010 9:58 PM, Eric Niebler wrote:
> On 11/11/2010 9:55 PM, Rene Rivera wrote:
>> On 11/11/2010 8:35 PM, Eric Niebler wrote:
>>> On 11/11/2010 9:26 PM, Eric Niebler wrote:
>>>> The inspect tool has been updated.
>>> I'd like to update boost's developer guidelines
>>> (http://www.boost.org/development/requirements.html) to reflect the
>>> changes to the inspect tool. In the website's svn repository, I see two
>>> directories: public_html/beta and public_html/live. Which do I change,
>>> and what's the procedure for keeping these two in sync?
>> Like library coding..
>> 1. Update the beta first, and make sure it looks and functions OK.
>> 2. Merge to live, and make sure that looks OK.
> By "merge" you mean just copy it, right? These aren't branches.
Originally live was a "branch" of beta, i.e. it was an "svn copy". But I
guess I use a different definition than svn uses. I mean do a diff
between them and copy over the changes you think are appropriate.
Personally I use winmerge to do this. As I don't trust the "automated"
merge features of any VC system.
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