Merge or Cherry-Pick?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Tue Feb 1 07:18:10 GMT 2011

On Tuesday, 1 de February de 2011 01:23:01 Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> just face it, git's merging concept makes most sense for longer-lived
> feature branches, but not so much for bugfix branches. not even linux
> itself uses a forward-merge strategy for bugfix branches.

How does the kernel work then? As far as I know, everything is merged.

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