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Re: [e4-dev] Experiment with forks

On 06.07.17 21:41, Mickael Istria wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 6, 2017 at 7:22 PM, Wayne Beaton
> <wayne.beaton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> <mailto:wayne.beaton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>> wrote:
>     Personally, I'd prefer that experiments be done in branches of the
>     existing repository.
> I strongly agree with that but the current infrastructure doesn't allow
> it for non-committers; so we have to use workarounds such as
> intermediary sandbox projects (e4) or to work on GitHub. It may be an
> important thing to reconsider for our community to encourage innovation
> from all parties.

Github is not needed. Just create a new repo in like it was done for jdt a long time ago
and push stuff there in an extra branch then merging back to the
original repo is as easy as at is with github-forks.


Thomas Schindl, CTO EDV Systemhaus GmbH
Eduard-Bodem-Gasse 5-7, A-6020 Innsbruck
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