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Subject: Re: [boost] Getting Started with Modular Boost Library Maintenance
From: Daniel James (daniel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-12-26 09:41:52

On 26 December 2013 12:03, Cox, Michael <mhcox_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> I'm not sure I follow the part about the nits. As far as hot fixes go (or
> any type of topic branch for that matter), the same process is followed:
> 1. The developer continually rebases other peoples changes onto the
> topic branch while working on the changes to implement the hotfix, feature,
> etc.
> 2. The topic branch cleanly builds and passes all tests.
> 3. Optionally the developer interactively rebases to structure the
> commits to a small number of logical commits, or if that's not important,
> --squash merges it into develop

We have a lot of git novices here, getting them to continually rebase
branches is probably a bad idea.

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