On Thu, May 22, 2014 at 12:00:39PM -0700, Junio C Hamano wrote:
> Jeremiah Mahler <jmmah...@gmail.com> writes:
> > I just notice that my patch is in 'pu'.
> > But it is version 7 instead of the improved version 8.
> Yeah, I know. In a distributed environment, multiple people work
> independently and a sequence of event can go like this:
> - I read v7, comment, and queue it only so that I won't forget;
> - I attend to other topics;
> - I start the day's integration cycle, merging topics to the
> integration branches, maint, master, next and pu;
> - You reroll v8 and post it;
> - I may not notice v8, or I may notice v8 but think it is not
> worth to discard the integration work so far only to replace
> v7 with v8.
> - The integration result is pushed out.
> A reminder is very much appreciated, but on the other hand it is not
> something unusual. It happens all the time, and I usually am aware
> of it ;-)
Thanks for explaining how this process works.
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