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    SubjectRe: git guidance
    On Wed, 28 Nov 2007 00:20:46 +0100 (CET)
    Jan Engelhardt <> wrote:

    > On Nov 27 2007 23:33, Tilman Schmidt wrote:
    > >
    > >It didn't work too well. The first result was one of maximal
    > >embarrassment: I produced a patch that didn't even compile when
    > >applied to the official tree. This shouldn't happen with git, right?
    > >Well, it did. So now I'm back to keeping a virgin kernel source tree
    > >alongside my development area in order to produce diffs. That can't
    > >be right?
    > >
    > No, it can't. Use stgit/quilt ;p

    No, use "git rebase --interactive" ;-)

    I've tried stgit/guilt/quilt as well, but I could never quite get the
    hang of it (adding the files _before_ editing is the difficult part.) On
    the other hand, git rebase --interactive fit right into my workflow and
    improved it massively.

    But I guess it's all a matter of personal preference.

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