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Subject: Re: [boost] [git] Near future.. How do we deal with git-native libraries?
From: Daniel James (daniel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-12-07 18:17:27

On 7 December 2013 22:54, Dave Abrahams <dave_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Daniel James <daniel_at_[hidden]> writes:
>> On 5 December 2013 08:23, JOAQUIN M. LOPEZ MUÑOZ <joaquin_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> I understand this is
>>> Excuse my ignorance but: does this mean syncing between the master project and
>>> submodules need be done manually? I was assuming that somehow updates to a
>>> submodule automatically propagate to checkouts of the master project.
>> Currently it needs to be done manually. Eventually it should be
>> scripted, hopefully from a git hook so that it's pretty fast. There's
>> some dispute about how the changes should be propagated to the main
>> module.
> IMO boostorg/boost's master branch shouldn't get updated to a state X
> until X passes regression testing.

Is this something you're willing to automate? I don't think anyone
will want to do that manually.

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