Changes between Version 7 and Version 8 of Moving to Git


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Jun 22, 2009 2:30:42 PM (10 years ago)
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treat@kde.org
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  • Moving to Git

    v7 v8  
    2424    '''Discussion'''
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    26     I believe the current practice of saving commit logs on disk to ChangeLog file(s) originated to ensure that commit logs received review too.  Git renders this unnecessary since pushing to a private branch will show all commit messages and thus they can be reviewed before the changesets are pushed to the primary repository.
     26    I believe the current practice of saving commit logs on disk to ChangeLog file(s) originated to ensure that commit logs received review too.  Git renders this unnecessary since pushing to a private branch will show all commit messages and thus they can be reviewed before the changesets are pushed to the primary repository.  And if a commit message was found wanting it is easy to adjust with 'git commit --amend'
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    2828 * Distributed nature of git allows to commit even when server goes down.
     
    4242 * Bugzilla integration
    4343 * A common suggested workflow would need to be worked out.
    44  * An option for contributing for those who are unwilling/unable to learn git?
     44 * An option for contributing for those who are unwilling/unable to learn git? ([http://www.gnome.org/~newren/eg/ Easy Git?])
    4545 * Please fill in here...
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    4747== TODO ==
    4848 * Unsure of the current status of Git on Windows and how many Windows developers we have.
    49  * Find out just how many git users we have who actively contribute to WebKit.
     49 * Find out just how many git users we have who actively contribute to WebKit. (Educated guess puts us at 20% git users?)
    5050 * Find out how many svn users we have and their feelings on moving to git.
    5151 * Please fill in here...