[SCM] Samba Shared Repository - branch master updated

simo idra at samba.org
Tue Mar 1 09:05:39 MST 2011

On Tue, 2011-03-01 at 17:01 +0100, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 01, 2011 at 07:55:28AM -0500, simo wrote:
> > If you want to see this patch in a slightly better form you can use a
> > command like this:
> > git showh -M -C --patience 5f5ca913b7abfcf95782339fac2dc8c1541b1126
> > 
> > With this one git is told to detect the rename and does show only the
> > differences.
> Ok, thanks. Then I rephrase my comment a bit. It would be
> highly desirable to make small patches to both
> implementations until there is no difference anymore or the
> diff is really trivial. That patch is almost 2000 lines,
> which is for my taste a LOT too much for a single patch
> unless there is a very good reason for this.
> Please in the future divide that kind of patches into much
> smaller chunks if you do not want to actively feed
> resistance against any kind of changes to Samba3.

This is a good guide line in general.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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