[clug] Microsoft Has Acquired GitHub

James Ring sjr at jdns.org
Thu Jun 7 03:03:34 UTC 2018

On Wed, Jun 6, 2018 at 7:12 PM, Bob Edwards via linux
<linux at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> On 07/06/18 11:20, Simon Oxwell wrote:
>> We use Gitlab at work, and with the CI component. Gitlab itself is pretty
>> solid, but can be subject to odd UI changes between versions. There is a bit
>> of lock-in in that 'git log' will often refer you to look up a merge request
>> in Gitlab to get access to more detail that the just the MR subject , but
>> that may be a configuration option I haven't found yet or don't have access
>> to.
> Hmmm - interesting. You can modify the commit message on MRs in Gitlab...
> I've never used GitHub - what does a "pull request" in GitHub look
> like in this situation?

When you create the pull request, GitHub chooses a title and
description based on the commit messages in the request, but you can
change any of those things after the PR is created.

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