Tracking Android kernel tips and Android builds
zach.pfeffer at linaro.org
Thu Sep 1 22:54:55 UTC 2011
On 1 September 2011 17:21, James Westby <james.westby at canonical.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 1 Sep 2011 17:10:03 -0500, Zach Pfeffer <zach.pfeffer at linaro.org> wrote:
>> We've had two instances of this problem for all the builds we've ever
>> done. One instance was trying to sync u-boot and the other was trying
>> to sync the TI LT kernel. John Rigby suggested the branch approach and
>> it seems to have worked, so I'd like to go with that.
> Paul is working on a change to make tags usable as well. It seems to me
> that we have a couple of options
> 1) Use branches long term. Paul can continue to push the patch for
> correctness sake, but we don't plan to use it.
#1 because from what I can see, that is more inline with the original
repo vision, if Paul's change gets in and makes people rethink things
than I think that'll be great!
> 2) Use branches for now. Paul fixes repo to make tags usable, at which
> point we allow people (e.g. Andy) to use those too.
> Which would you advocate?
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