Subject: Re: [boost] question/guidence regarding merge to master
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2019-01-11 19:12:02
Robert Ramey wrote:
> On 1/11/19 10:25 AM, Peter Dimov via Boost wrote:
> > Andrey Semashev wrote:
> >> One thing is true, though. Develop allows other libraries to be tested
> >> with your change.
> > Precisely.
> It also allows provisional changes in other libraries to affect one's own
> test results. This can lead to huge wastes of time trying to find the
> source of bugs that were "secretly" inserted into your library.
If you don't do integration testing on develop, you'll do it on master, at a
higher cost, when the "provisional" changes land there.
Or, as they say, if you don't have a test server, you do have a test server,
you just call it "production".
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