[webkit-dev] Changes to prepare-ChangeLog

John Abd-El-Malek jam at google.com
Wed Jul 15 12:59:53 PDT 2009

I don't want to open the can of worms that is git vs other source control
systems.  However given that the instructions for developing WebKit are for
svn and there already exists svn-apply/unapply scripts, I think there are
enough WebKit devs using svn that warrant improving this process flow.

On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 12:52 AM, Gustavo Noronha Silva <gns at gnome.org>wrote:

> On Fri, 2009-07-10 at 18:18 -0700, John Abd-El-Malek wrote:
> > this changelist.  Operations such as "gcl upload CHANGENAME" (upload
> > to Rietveld) work on the group of files at the same time (also things
> > like gcl diff/commit/revert).  The nice thing about it that on such
> > large codebases, developers will often have unrelated changes, and
> > this avoids having to unapply/apply frequently.
> This looks like a hack that is fixed by using a proper tool, such as
> git, to me.
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> Gustavo Noronha Silva <gns at gnome.org>
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