... I'll have another look at cherry-picking. Last I looked, it
wasn't quite the bees-knees. Don't get me wrong, I think GIT is a
great tool. Like every tool, "not everything is a nail". Therein
lies the rub *lol* Just for establishing my credibility; Git might be
something like my 15th source/version control package.
I don't have answers to some of those propositions -- Each project
demands its own //stuff// ... Philosophically I accept that ends don't
justify the means. I tend to FEEL quite strongly these days (as a
largely kinaesthetic person) that the process should serve "decent"
END-s. Or in a TQM / SixSigma frame: "agreed Ends".
I have a pretty good handle on the 'best bits' as well as the 'missing
bits' from those 15 experiences -- I ignored the big bad corporate #16
a former employer kept telling me "was better" than JADE for version-
ed objects. And, ...
That is the main reason I prefer Git -- you can't 'version
objects' (in any pragmatic form, that I've found). I realise that may
sound deluded. That's OK too.
You have good tips Jeffrey and I'm letting go of my un-git sinful ways
until needs must (as they always do).
On Mar 4, 11:58 am, Jeffrey <jefr...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Unfortunately I don't have time for a full reply right now, but
> essentially everything I said about actually implementing auto-merging
> applies to implementing auto-cherry-picking. (Cherry-picking means
> taking a commit from one place, and applying the same patch somewhere
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