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From: Nick Dokos <nicholas.dokos@hp.com>
To: Bastien <bastien.guerry@wikimedia.fr>
Cc: nicholas.dokos@hp.com, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org,
	Ivanov Dmitry <usr345@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: Re[2]: need detailed instructions for submitting the patch
Date: Tue, 10 Aug 2010 13:57:54 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <19674.1281463074@gamaville.dokosmarshall.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Message from Bastien <bastien.guerry@wikimedia.fr> of "Tue, 10 Aug 2010 19:47:52 +0200." <87vd7i2wc7.fsf@altern.org>

Bastien <bastien.guerry@wikimedia.fr> wrote:


> > For example, I have a modified file org-whatever.el. What commands
> > must I run?
> 
> Please follow the instructions on Worg and let us know what is not
> crystal-clear -- that will help improve the doc if necessary.
> 

I think Dmitry is asking for the git commands and I'm not sure those
are described anywhere on Worg.

Something like this perhaps:

         # create a topic branch to deal with a specific topic: use
         # a descriptive name!
         git checkout -b topic-branch-foo master
         <make changes specific to topic>
         git commit -a
         git format-patch
         <send out patch in email to appropriate mailing list>
         
Then when the patch hits mainline (or it is irrevocably rejected), get
rid of the branch:

         git branch -D topic-branch

Nick

  reply	other threads:[~2010-08-10 17:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2010-08-09 21:59 Ivanov Dmitry
2010-08-09 23:36 ` Juan
2010-08-10  0:55   ` Bernt Hansen
2010-08-10 15:00     ` Re[2]: " Ivanov Dmitry
2010-08-10 15:30       ` Bastien
2010-08-10 17:33         ` Re[2]: " Ivanov Dmitry
2010-08-10 17:47           ` Bastien
2010-08-10 17:57             ` Nick Dokos [this message]
2010-08-10 18:11               ` Dan Davison
2010-08-10 20:39                 ` David Maus
2010-08-10 18:14               ` Re[2]: Re[2]: " Ivanov Dmitry
2010-08-10 18:29                 ` Nick Dokos
2010-08-10 18:29                 ` Thomas S. Dye
2010-08-11  5:09                   ` ReRe[2]: " Noorul Islam K M
2010-08-11 22:16                 ` Re[2]: " Bastien
2010-08-11 23:00               ` Bastien
2010-08-10 15:34       ` Eric Schulte

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