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author Kevin Bullock <kbullock@ringworld.org>
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1 The short version:
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2 * Patches should have a good summary line for first line of commit message
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3 * Patches should be sent to the Google Group[0]
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4 * Patch needs to do exactly one thing
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5 * testsuite passes
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7 The longer version:
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9 We use a variant of Mercurial's own contribution
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10 system. https://www.mercurial-scm.org/wiki/ContributingChanges contains
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11 their full guidelines. Key differences are (by rule number):
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13 1. For hg-git, I'm not strict about the "topic: a few words" format
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14 for the first line, but I do insist on a sensible summary as the
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15 first line of your commit
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16 2. We don't require use of issueNNN for bug fixes (we have no robot)
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17 3. Use the hg-git google group
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18 10. We use mostly pep8 style. The current codebase is a mess, but new
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19 code should be basically pep8.
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21 0:
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22 Mailing list: hg-git@googlegroups.com
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23 Archives: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/hg-git
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25 Pull requests are generally not noticed more than once every few
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26 months. If you do a pull request, I'm still going to expect you to
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27 have a clean history, and to be willing to rework history so it's
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28 clean before I push the "merge" button.