[Buildroot] Still no answer for a contribution made in March

Ulf Samuelsson ulf.samuelsson at atmel.com
Thu Jun 12 14:18:41 UTC 2008

> Hi,
> >> Yea, and that's the reason why the svn-repo is completely fux0red up.
> Thomas> I don't necessarly think so. Here, the issue is not a bottleneck at the
> Thomas> commit level, but rather a patch review bandwidth problem.
> Agree - And lack of testing before stuff gets checked in. The deeper
> issue is that we don't do releases I guess, so there's a tension
> between doing development, and having something stable for actual use.

Maybe we should start?

Other project are using "git" and is sneering at "svn".
Should we change?

> I have gotten a login to the gcc cluster, and have plans to setup a
> buildbot instance to do regression tests on buildroot.
> Thomas> What's the relationship between your Git repo and the
> Thomas> official Subversion tree ? When is your tree pulled into the
> Thomas> official Subversion tree ? Who review the patches and when ?
> Bernard's git tree is a fork of the svn repo from some time
> ago. There's no official sync, but he sometimes cherrypicks commits
> from svn, and I sometimes do the same from his tree.
> It's a pity, but has historical reasons.
> -- 

Best Regards
Ulf Samuelsson

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