[Buildroot] [git tag 2009.11] update for 2009.11

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at sunsite.dk
Wed Dec 2 13:23:26 UTC 2009


>>>>> "Michael" == Michael S Zick <minimod at morethan.org> writes:

 Michael> Would you please tag the repository with a 2010.02 branch tag?

Sorry, I prefer to branch for bugfix releases instead (if needed) - So
that master is always where development is happening.

 Michael> That way users can continue to fix 2009.11 without being exposed
 Michael> to the code-churn of producing 2010.02.

Just create a local branch from the 2009.11 tag:

git checkout -b mybranch 2009.11

 Michael> The "release and move-on" type of organization really is not appropriate
 Michael> for something as mission critical as the build system in use.

 Michael> Heck, after a decade, even kernel.org learned that lesson.  ;)

No they didn't. Linus' tree doesn't have branches, and stable (bugfix)
releases are done from a completely different tree.

-- 
Bye, Peter Korsgaard


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