[Mono-list] Re: [Ximian-mono-list] Patches to Mono.

Dick Porter dick@ximian.com
Tue, 22 Jan 2002 13:16:51 +0000

On Mon, Jan 21, 2002 at 10:08:46PM -0500, Miguel de Icaza wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
>    I have created a new mailing list called
> `mono-patches-list@ximian.com'.  Now the question is whether we should
> continue with manual patches being sent to the mailing list or whether
> we should have a script that posts the patches as they get commited to
> the CVS.
>    The plus side is that we get and automated setup (so we get the
> default behaviour by default), the downside is that you will get every
> single two-line commit to the CVS posted to that mailing list.
>    So I am not sure what is the best thing to do.

Use a script, with a minimum-lines filter?

While we're hacking scripts, telling the current commitinfo script to not
bother mailing about new directories would be cool too.  (I did that before
for a site, but I don't have access to that code any more. It was only a
2-line change though iirc)

- Dick