On Wed, 2009-09-16 at 07:46 -0500, Mike McGrath wrote:
On Wed, 16 Sep 2009, Mark McLoughlin wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-09-15 at 16:54 -0500, Mike McGrath wrote:
> > This has bugged me forever and I think I've got it figured out now (thanks
> > mdomsch for pointing me in the right direction)
> > Lets say you've been working for weeks on a module in staging and you want
> > to cherry pick those commits. How do you do it? It becomes trickier even
> > if someone else has been working on other modules in staging.
> It's probably better to have a topic branch for your changes and merge
> that regularly into staging while you're working on it. When it's all
> done, you can merge the topic branch into master.
There's no way to properly test the changes with that method though
How is it different?
Merging the topic branch into staging is the same as doing the working
on staging itself, except the work is better isolated for merging into