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From: Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: Portage Git migration - clean cut or git-cvsserver
Date: Thu, 31 May 2012 21:33:03 +0200
On Thu, 31 May 2012 14:18:04 -0500
William Hubbs <williamh@g.o> wrote:

> On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 01:48:29PM -0400, Rich Freeman wrote:
> > On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 12:49 PM, Robin H. Johnson
> > <robbat2@g.o> wrote:
> > > 1.
> > > Discussion on merge policy. Originally I thought we would
> > > disallow merge commits, so that we would get a cleaner history.
> > > However, it turns out that if the repo ends up being pushed to
> > > different places with slightly different histories, merges are
> > > absolutely going to be required to prevent somebody from having
> > > to rebase at least one of their sets of commits that are already
> > > pushed.
> > 
> > Not sure I'm following, but I will be the first to admit that I'm a
> > git novice.  Would this be aided by a convention, like only
> > committing to master on the gentoo official repository, and any
> > on-the-side work on places like github/etc stays in branches?
> > Those repositories would just keep getting fed commits on master
> > from the official repository.
> 
>  Iagree with this; I think we should ban merge commits on master. That
>  would force everyone to rebase their work on current master before
> they commit to master which would make the history clean.

What would git signing work with rebased commits? Would all of them
have to be signed once again?

-- 
Best regards,
Michał Górny
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