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Subject: Re: [boost] [git help] Documenting common modular boost workflows
From: Dave Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-10-20 23:55:22

on Sat Oct 19 2013, Beman Dawes <> wrote:

> I think we need to document simple suggested modular boost workflows. Each
> workflow could start with the assumption that the steps described in
> have been completed.
> Workflows might include:
> 1) Switch to the "develop" branch, fix a minor problem, test, commit,
> switch back to "master".
> 2) Same as (1) but also push to remote.
> 3) Same as (2) but also merge develop to master.
> 4) Same as (3) but end by submitting a pull request to the boost
> super-project.
> I don't mind writing the actual wiki pages, but am a little hobbled by
> being a TortoiseGit rather than command line git user, and by never having
> worked with sub-modules.
> So what would recommended git commands look like for one or more of the
> above workflows?

IIUC we already agreed long ago to use gitflow:!workflow-gitflow

The tool for automating this workflow is:

Dave Abrahams

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