[openbox] Git

Mikael Magnusson mikachu at gmail.com
Mon Aug 12 11:49:08 EDT 2013

On 12/08/2013, Jamie Macdonald <jamie.alban at gmail.com> wrote:
> A couple questions for Dana:
> As far as I can tell, you update your `git at github.com:danakj/openbox.git`
> repo at the same time as your `git://git.openbox.org/dana/openbox` repo.
> Is there any plan to start using Github for anything more than a mirror?
> e.g. pull requests, issue tracking
> Also, which branch should patches be formatted to? I found that when I was
> hacking on the `master` branch a couple months ago, that there was some
> buggy behaviour.  I suppose they should be relative to the latest release
> then, and you do a super merge every once in a while?
> Finally, it would be hacker-friendly if there were a straight-up link to
> the official git repository on the Openbox:Contribute page (
> http://openbox.org/wiki/Openbox:Contribute), and a note answering the above
> questions either on that wiki page, or in HACKING, or some other README
> file.
> Thanks,
> Jamie

http://openbox.org/wiki/Help:UsingGit does this have the answers you
need? You're right though that we should probably link this from the
contribute page, and not only from the documentation page.

Mikael Magnusson

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