Merge or Cherry-Pick?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Mon Jan 31 23:30:15 GMT 2011

On Monday, 31 de January de 2011 14:44:38 Aaron J. Seigo wrote:
> On Monday, January 31, 2011, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> > something that hasn't been written down as far as I can see (if I
> > overlooked it, please point me to it) is what the policy on kdelibs is
> > to be now wrt. merging vs. cherry-picking of changes in branches and
> > master?
> what i've started doing for bugfixes is to apply the fix to the stable
> branch (e.g. 4.6) and then cherry-pick that into master. when i tried to
> merge the 4.6 branch into master, i just got a ton of conflicts, so i
> stopped trying that :)

Because of the cherry-picks.

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