[Releasing] ODP: rethinking the branching scheme

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Fri Feb 21 22:30:18 CET 2014

Em sex 21 fev 2014, às 16:25:17, Oswald Buddenhagen escreveu:
> on top of that, your idea to automatically "force" the latest stable on
> the "consumers" has a downside: it makes it actively hard to use the
> "oldest version that works" approach (which is a quite reasonable one to
> prevent accidentally requiring too new api).

Stable contains "oldest version that works" by definition. Stuff shouldn't land 
in that branch unless it works.

That means stuff shouldn't land in dev unless it works.

It varies only on how stable it is. But that is true for any branch anyway, 
except dev.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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