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Re: v9 migration

Tecnativa. S. L., Pedro M. Baeza
- 23/11/2015 19:43:19
The creation of all 9.0 branches was done for avoiding the complications implied to the corresponding PSCs, and to encourage the direct contribution for migrating modules instead of losing time with "administrative tasks". Going back in this in some projects means that some of the contributors/PSC members have to take care of this branch creation and so on in the moment someone wants to make the first contribution, and the lack of homogeneity, needing to expand the wiki to say "If there's a 9.0 branch, do this. If not, do that..." so I don't see that practical.

The method in the wiki explains a way to extract the differences from v8, and they're different from new commits, so we can just mention that the changes for the migration are from one explicit commit. Maybe GitHub allows to show diff from various commits. If so, we can update the wiki to reflect how to build a link to that diff for reviewing purposes.


2015-11-23 15:22 GMT+01:00 Nhomar Hernandez <>:

On Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 9:07 AM, Raphaël Valyi <> wrote:
What do you think? Can the PSC not do that 8.0 merge into 9.0 just like at the 9.0 branch creating before starting the 9.0 migration process?

I am agree with this points.

Just take care it should be a case-by-case analysis because there are modules that simply will not apply for v9 or there are repositories that have control of such diff do not make sense just because they can be migrated or simply deprecated....

But yes I am agreed in general terms..... (the repositories where it do not pply should be discussed with every PSC i think).

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