[php-maint] Thoughts about PHP 5.3

Ondřej Surý ondrej at sury.org
Tue Aug 25 18:08:16 UTC 2009

Hey Sean,

On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 19:23, sean finney<seanius at debian.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 05:23:06PM +0200, Ondřej Surý wrote:
>> P.S.: I had to disable sacredchangelog for a while, since I had many
>> changesets and just the idea of rebasing 8 patches was causing madness
>> at my side :).
> okay, but please turn it back on when you're done.

I already did that...

> i realize that not
> everyone is a fan of spending hours banging heads with git to get their
> commits nice and shiny (even though it's so fun!), so when i have a
> chance i'll write up some short cheat notes on how to easily split out
> the commits for the next time it happens.   but i think it's really
> important to have this in place as a general rule to keep our changes
> cherry-pick'able.

I just didn't know that rule and I have bundled every debian/changelog
line with actual modifications in the source code, and I thought my
commits _are_ nice and shiny :).

So, cheat sheet would be great. I'm still like an Alice in the Wondergit :).

> oh, and if you get a chance, could you do yet another refresh of the
> quilt patches, but with the following settings?
> QUILT_PATCHES=debian/patches
> it keeps the patches a bit cleaner and more legible, and reduces the noise
> when we need to update the patches.  if you don't get around to it i'll
> take care of it next week.

Thanks for hint. It's commited in git. I'll keep this settings also
for my other packages.

And BTW php5 packages have compiled just fine and if we agree I could
rebuild i386 and amd64 (-B) packages and upload them to unstable. I
would like just to hear ACK from other co-maintainers.


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Ondřej Surý <ondrej at sury.org>

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