Progress on GitHub and alternatives

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Tue Sep 15 00:42:02 UTC 2015

On Mon, 2015-09-14 at 15:51 +1200, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Sun, 2015-09-13 at 23:03 -0400, Simo wrote:
> > 
> > A good idea would also be, for new PRs, to generate a special 
> > Message
> > -Id that is basically a fixed UUID plus the PR number at the end, 
> > this
> > way any further message to the list can generate a In-Reply-to 
> > header
> > that references the original pull request and we get proper 
> > threading
> > of any message sent via github.
> > 
> > Simo.
> Thanks!
> That is a good way to handle that, the other script I was going to 
> use
> has to store that in the meta-data (via a comment in the issue), but
> there is no need, the pull request number and the repo are unique. 
> Any chance of a pull request? ;-)


Thanks.  The only remaining thing to do is make this a proper service
on the server, currently I've got it in screen.  

I'll announce our github use to samba-announce soon.


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team
Samba Development and Support, Catalyst IT

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