develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from July 2009

Re: PATCH: clarify where to patch against

Thread Previous | Thread Next
Rafael Garcia-Suarez
July 23, 2009 06:36
Re: PATCH: clarify where to patch against
Message ID:
2009/7/23 Steve Peters <>:
> On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 12:58 AM, Ricardo
> SIGNES<> wrote:
>> Talking about Perl 5 git repo tonight, some questions came up about where
>> development really happens.  This patch is a bit of clarification about
>> where/why patches go to blead/maint.
>> --
> I'm not entirely sure about this patch.  Rarely should a patch ever be
> applied directly to maint without hitting blead first.  I can only
> think of one case where I had a patch applied to maint only and that
> was due to API differences between blead and maint.  I'd rather that
> patches be pointed at blead than at maint without being directed by
> the appropriate pumpking.

Chip has already applied it, although with another commit message,
with a workflow leak somehow:

Thread Previous | Thread Next Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at | Group listing | About