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From:
Matthew Persico
Date:
August 14, 2019 11:22
Subject:
Re: Transition from RT to GitHub [FAQ]
Message ID:
CAL20dLB0KrGdwVv3Ga+__UinKpr0s+cxZuSOMcb_BytKhb2ZHw@mail.gmail.com
Hi. I’ve been out of loop a few weeks. Has the github repo been launched?

On Mon, Jul 29, 2019 at 4:00 PM Sawyer X <xsawyerx@gmail.com> wrote:

>
> On 7/29/19 12:37 PM, Abigail wrote:
> > On Sun, Jul 28, 2019 at 03:35:41PM +0300, Sawyer X wrote:
> >> I think we should make "rebasing" a requirement for merging. That isn't
> >> always the case at the moment anyway, but with Github we have more tools
> >> to make it happen.
> >
> > As someone who does releases every now and then, I'm very much in favour
> > of keeping the merge commits. The most time consuming part of making a
> > release is creating the perldelta. And one of the more time consuming
> > parts of that is to determine which commits belong together so they
> > can get a single entry in perldelta. If commits have been rebased,
> > and the merge commit disappears it becomes harder to determine this;
> > with the merge commit, it's easier.
> >
> > At $WORK, I use
> >
> >     [pull]
> >         rebase = merges
> >         edit = false
> >     [merge]
> >         ff = false
>
>
> I use the same configuration for the same reason.
>
>
> Big +1 on this.
>
-- 
Matthew O. Persico

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