From: Martyn Jago <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Should maint branch be deprecated?
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 03:47:41 +0000 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
Bastien <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Hi Bastien, Achim
> Hi Martyn,
> Martyn Jago <email@example.com> writes:
>> As an infrequent committer to org-mode, I wonder if the maint branch is
>> more pain than gain.
> It is a pain when too many things should happen on it.
> IMO It is a gain when we dedicate it to releases only.
> No pain should come out of introducing hotfix-* branches,
> as they are transient branches.
> Now I'm off to a well-deserved bed :)
I certainly appreciate the need to stabilize releases. But I did get to
wondering lately if the original purpose of maint was kind of lost in
the overall high-throughput repo activity.
I'm a big fan of Git, and have started using it for non-version control
activities, so I appreciate things can always be fine-tuned to suit the
Thanks for the considered replies.
prev parent reply other threads:[~2012-03-20 3:48 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2012-03-19 21:41 Should maint branch be deprecated? Martyn Jago
2012-03-19 22:41 ` Bastien
2012-03-19 23:12 ` Achim Gratz
2012-03-20 0:58 ` Bastien
2012-03-20 1:01 ` Bastien
2012-03-20 3:47 ` Martyn Jago [this message]
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