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Re: Emacs branches in git

From: Bill Wohler
Subject: Re: Emacs branches in git
Date: Sun, 16 Feb 2014 14:30:06 -0800
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.4 (gnu/linux)

David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:

> Bill Wohler <address@hidden> writes:
>> Dmitry Gutov <address@hidden> writes:
>>> Bill Wohler <address@hidden> writes:
>>>> master: For tagged releases.
>>>> dev: How trunk is used now.
>>> Why is that?
>>> 1. People can put tags on revisions in release branches. Why dedicate a
>>> branch just for release tags?
>> Please see http://nvie.com/posts/a-successful-git-branching-model/ for
>> the rationale. Also, in git, release branches are deleted when they are
>> no longer needed.
> You are talking past each other.  You want to organize tags into a
> directory of tags,


> Dmitry is talking about placing tags all into a
> single branch.  Which makes very little sense.

Except that's not the point, but rather a side-effect. The point is that
master holds the production-ready commits.

>  But it's not obvious to
> casual users of gits that you can have tags in a directory structure
> that has nothing to do with either the work directory or the commit
> tree.

Can you expound on that?

Bill Wohler <address@hidden> aka <address@hidden>

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