[Numpy-discussion] Commit rights on github

David Cournapeau cournape@gmail....
Tue Oct 12 03:05:05 CDT 2010

On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 4:57 PM, Matthew Brett <matthew.brett@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>>> Now might be a good time to discuss how we'd like the history to look
>>> in a year from now.  If we follow the above approach, I guess we may
>>> end up with one merge message for each small little bug-fix? (Unless
>>> --rebase is used)  How do we ensure that "fast-forward" merges occur
>>> whenever possible?
>> The only solution that I know of is to have a pull-like workflow, but
>> I thought this was rejected as too complicated ?
> Am I the only person to find it strange that we have an active and
> skilled development community, many of whom have been using git
> routinely for a long time, and we none of us seem to know what the
> agreed workflow is

I think nobody knows because no such thing exists (that is there is no
agreed workflow). FWIW, I think Stefan's suggestion is good,


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