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Re: several (minor) pending patches

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: several (minor) pending patches
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:23:23 +0200

> From: Ivan Shmakov <address@hidden>
> Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:10:53 +0000
>  > Bugs should be fixed on the emacs-24 branch, unless either (a) the
>  > bug doesn't exist on the branch, or (b) the fix is controversial or
>  > complicated enough to be able to destabilize the branch.
>       Unfortunately, I don’t think I’d be able to give the changes I
>       introduce the amount of testing the branch deserves.  For one
>       thing, it was found that e000ff30b435 is affected by a bug in a
>       distant part of the code (subsequently fixed in 2e8d209f258c), –
>       and there could be other places which would now fail loudly,
>       including third-party packages, so I’d rather not have that
>       change in the stable branch.

It's a judgment call.  If your are in doubt whether making the change
on the branch is safe, then don't.

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