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Re: What's the convention for committing bug fixes?

From: Alan Mackenzie
Subject: Re: What's the convention for committing bug fixes?
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:17:06 +0000
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

Hi, Eli.

On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 11:01:31PM +0300, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> > Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:50:15 +0000
> > From: Alan Mackenzie <address@hidden>

> > For bug fixes which should go into both Emacs 24.4 and the trunk, where
> > should they be committed?  Into the 24.4 branch, into the trunk, or into
> > both?

> On the branch.  They are then merged to the trunk.

> > For recent previous releases, the convention was to commit to the
> > release branch and somebody dedicated and energetic copied the commit to
> > the trunk.

> It's still that way.  Of course, you can become one of those dedicated
> and energetic persons yourself, the procedure is in admin/notes/bzr
> (except that it calls the release branch "emacs-23").


Alan Mackenzie (Nuremberg, Germany).

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