[Python-Dev] dev FAQ updated with day-to-day svn questions

Brett Cannon bcannon at gmail.com
Thu Nov 10 22:38:50 CET 2005

On 11/10/05, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Brett Cannon wrote:
> > I just finished fleshing out the dev FAQ
> > (http://www.python.org/dev/devfaq.html) with questions covering what
> > someone might need to know for regular usage.  If anyone thinks I
> > didn't cover something I should have, let me know.
> For question 1.2.10, I believe you also want:
>    [miscellany]
>    enable-auto-props = yes
> so that "svn add" works properly.

Added.  Missed that I had it in my personal config.  =)

> Question 1.4.1 should cover the use of "svn diff" instead of "cvs diff" to
> make the patch.


> On that note, we need to update the patch submission guidelines to point to
> SVN instead of CVS (those guidelines also still say context diffs are
> preferred to unified diffs, which I believe is no longer true).

Fixed and fixed.


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