[Dancer-users] Help with github, please
polettix at gmail.com
Wed Mar 23 15:59:13 CET 2011
I think you can propose a patch for this as well:
On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 3:42 PM, Brian E. Lozier <brian at massassi.com> wrote:
> It occurs to me that it would be nice to have links to both of these
> pages on your contribute page:
> On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 6:17 PM, Nick Knutov <mail at knutov.com> wrote:
> > I'm also understand nothing about git, but
> > http://advent.perldancer.org/2010/24 can help, I think.
> > On 23.03.2011 4:38, Brian E. Lozier wrote:
> >> I wrote a tiny patch and I want to make a pull request on github. I'm
> >> confused as to how I'm supposed to be doing this because of a few
> >> things, but now mostly because I don't know how github works.
> >> Originally I used the fork button on github to fork the Dancer
> >> project. That got me "master" I think. I made a change, committed
> >> it, pushed it back to the server, and then issued a pull request.
> >> This was a month ago or so. Then xsawyerx notified me that the pull
> >> request was approved and all was well until now when I have another
> >> patch. I made another patch on my same branch and issued another pull
> >> request, but it pulled in again the original change I had made, so it
> >> looks like it didn't detect (somehow, I'm not sure how this is
> >> supposed to work) that my original change had already been pulled in.
> >> So I deleted my fork of the Dancer repo and started again with a new
> >> fork. I tried to follow the instructions here:
> >> http://help.github.com/fork-a-repo/ on forking and doing pull
> >> requests. After I forked I cloned to my local machine and then
> >> followed the instructions on "git remote add upstream" that would
> >> supposedly "track upstream" which I don't quite understand. When I
> >> did that it put me in the "devel" branch and my "master" branch
> >> disappeared. When I do git branch I get this list:
> >> * devel
> >> And that's it...
> >> So I checked in my change and pushed this *devel branch and I want to
> >> do a pull request. Is this correct? What happens when/if my change
> >> is accepted? How do I make github not include it on the next pull
> >> request?
> >> If I am doing something wrong please correct me. As you can tell I'm
> >> not very familiar with git and github (although I've been using cvs
> >> and svn for a really long time).
> >> Thanks,
> >> Brian
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