[Reportbug-maint] Modularization work in progress

Ben Finney ben+debian at benfinney.id.au
Wed Jun 25 21:19:11 UTC 2008

"Sandro Tosi" <matrixhasu at gmail.com> writes:

> > On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 10:54 PM, Ben Finney <ben+debian at benfinney.id.au> wrote:
> >> Interesting timing. I've just finished my more limited-scope
> >> modularisation work. (I didn't see any response from you, Chris,
> >> when I said I was working on this. Hopefully we won't be treading
> >> too much on each other's toes.)
> >> [...]
> >>
> >> It's in the Subversion repository as the 'reportbuglib' branch,
> >> <URL:svn+ssh://svn.debian.org/svn/reportbug/reportbuglib>.
> why not put it into a branch? I suggest to move it there, to respect
> the recommended layout[1]

Well, it *is* a branch (isn't that what 'svn copy URL_FOO URL_BAR'
does?), but as you point out it's in the wrong place.

> [1] http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.4/svn.tour.importing.html#svn.tour.importing.layout

Okay. My apologies for putting it in the wrong place.

I'm not overly familiar with Subversion. What commands should I be
using to move the branch to the correct location? Is a simple 'mv' on
the filesystem enough?

> I planned to work a bit on rb bugfixes these days: I'll try to
> disrupt as less as possible, just tell me if for you is easy to
> merge trunk or not: the first will allow me to do direct code
> changes, the latter would mean me to save patches somewhere to apply
> them once the new tree will be in place (ie trunk)

As for my 'reportbuglib' branch, I'll do my best to keep it in sync
with changes to 'trunk' until I merge it in on Friday.

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