Patch formatting question: how picky should the robot be?
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Mon Aug 11 21:16:02 CDT 2008
Dan Kegel wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 2:27 PM, Zachary Goldberg <zgold550 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Are there factors in this decision other than Alexandre's convenience?
> He's the main voice, but others might feel strongly one way
> or the other, too.
It's been the rule for a long time when we were using cvs - always diff from
the top of the tree.
Detecting git patch is pretty straight forward. With other patches, if you
can't find referenced file starting from the top of the tree - generate
warning and drop the patch.
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