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Subject: Re: [boost] [Git] Documentation for Git and Modular Boost conversion
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-12-15 21:42:37

on Mon Dec 10 2012, Beman Dawes <> wrote:

> On Sat, Dec 8, 2012 at 8:43 PM, Julian Gonggrijp <j.gonggrijp_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Browsing through the wiki pages linked from that section, a few things
>> caught my attention.
>> wiki/ModCvtSvn2Git [1] states
>>> Each individual Boost library's public repository will contain a
>>> single branch, "master", that corresponds to branches/release in
>>> Subversion.
>> As I seemed to recall that the modularized Boost would adopt GitFlow,
> Yes, that's the plan.
>> I was surprised by the suggestion that a library's public repository
>> would not be allowed (or at least not required) to have a "develop"
>> branch corresponding to the Subversion "trunk".
> Hum... That's too narrow an interpretation. I've added wording to
> distinguish between initial state at conversion and then the ongoing
> workwflow

I'm sorry, but I have always intended to do what Julian thought: produce
an initial "develop" branch corresponding to "trunk" along with

Dave Abrahams
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