[Python-ideas] Using only patches for pulling changes in hg.python.org

Dirkjan Ochtman dirkjan at ochtman.nl
Mon Jul 5 15:46:39 CEST 2010

On 2010-07-05 12:11, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> The point I wanted to make was that (at least some of) the core
> devs do monitor the checkins list for new code and/or changes
> to existing code going in. This would not longer reasonably
> work, if you start pushing revisions of patches down the list
> as well.

That was not what I meant at all. You don't send different patch 
revisions, or incremental improvements to a single change into a single 
repository. You send in chunks of changes that can stand on their own 
(for example in the test suite), instead of a single large patch that's 
much harder to review, which contains everything needed to fix a single 



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