[Cython] Git workflow, branches, pull requests

Dag Sverre Seljebotn d.s.seljebotn at astro.uio.no
Fri May 6 09:16:02 CEST 2011

On 05/06/2011 09:14 AM, Dag Sverre Seljebotn wrote:
> On 05/05/2011 11:07 PM, Robert Bradshaw wrote:
>> I don't like the default to be "don't pull from me"--I'd rather there
>> be some convention to indicate a branch is being used as a queue.
>> Maybe even foo-queue, or a leading underscore if people like that.
> I've seen leading underscore being used by other people on github, so
> let's settle on that for now.
> Of course, if you do pull from a non-master branch, you should be
> communicating a lot about that fact anyway; it's a bad idea for a lot of
> other reasons as well.
> I've updated http://wiki.cython.org/HackerGuide.
> Here's an example of prior art in git workflows, developed I think
> primarily for IPython:
> https://github.com/matthew-brett/gitwash
> It's essentially some Sphinx documentation with replacable names ("To
> contribute to PROJECTNAME, you should get an account on github...") that
> one can merge into ones own documentation. If anybody is interested in
> looking at that I'm all for it.

Here's an example of resulting docs from "gitwash-dumper.py":



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