On Sunday, October 16, 2016 09:39:41 PM rhkra...@gmail.com wrote:
> I am probably using git in an unusual way.
> But, I'm not sure how to handle further updates after I've made local
> changes to the source code.
> The one approach I can think of is to create a patch file before I download
> the next update, then download and untar the next update, and then apply
> that patch file (while doing git adds and commits at the appropriate
> times, which I have to think about).
> But the patch file approach seems rather cumbersome and un-git (and un-CMS)
> like--is there a better approach?
I've done / am doing more reading, and my approach is probably not as unusual
as I thought, and I've found instructions on creating and applying patches to
/ from git, so I'll probably be (close to) OK after I do some more reading.