Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Mon Dec 3 18:01:54 UTC 2018

On Mon, 2018-12-03 at 13:58 +0100, swen via samba-technical wrote:
> the GitLab experts.
> I'm a bit unsure on how code contributions to samba 
> are supposed to be "processed" now.
> So first a more general question.
> The way I understood, it is preferred to have contributions
> go to Gitlab INSTEAD of sending them to the mailing list.
> Is that correct ?
> Once they passed the tests on Gitlab, I create a merge-request.
> But I just saw now, that this can be done in at least 2 places.
> The Samba Team -> samba -> merge requests
> and
> The Samba Team -> Upstream Samba Development -> samba -> merge requests
> What is the difference and does it matter which one is picked ?

Merge requests should be made 'to'

This is (the mirror of) our master repo.  The official branches are
kept up to date in (mostly
to avoid confusion), but it should not be the target.

I hope this clarifies things,

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett             
Authentication Developer, Samba Team
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT

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