Gitlab fork or branch workflow?

Christoph Cullmann christoph at
Sat Feb 1 20:35:31 GMT 2020

On 2020-02-01 21:33, Kåre Särs wrote:
> Hi,
> I tried to search for the the answer to this but could not find it.
> What is the preferred way to make a pull-request on for 
> Kate
> (and other KDE projects)? Is it to create a personal fork or to create 
> a
> branch in the main repo?

I tend to just use branches in the main repository.
I am not aware of some KDE wide rule for this at the moment.

> From issues in it is possible to create branches 
> directly in
> the master repo...

Would be ok with that.

> We are not supposed to use gitlab as bug tracker, but are we going to 
> use the
> issues for our development tasks?

I think we can use it for development tasks.

For user bug reports, is the way to go.

> Do we want to document the way of working in the

I think that would make sense ;)

Let's wait for more feedback here, then we can add some lines.


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