On Thu, 2007-01-04 at 09:09 -0500, Andrew Dunstan wrote:
> Simon Riggs wrote:
> > I'm not clear about the difference between the unapplied patches list
> > and the hold list. What is the significance of the two lists?
> >   
> AIUI, the hold list is those patches providing new features that were 
> held over between 8.2 feature freeze and 8.2 branch. Since they have 
> been around for a while I think they have some claim to priority. The 
> other list is just the normal running list of such patches that Bruce keeps.

OK. Makes sense, thanks.

> > There's a number of patches submitted to pgsql-patches that don't show
> > up on either list. 

Hopefully the priority applies to all things that should be on the list.

> That also happens. The only way I can see of ensuring it does not happen 
> would be to auto-process all patch submissions.

Sounds a good idea. Patch farm anyone? Auto apply/make check?

  Simon Riggs             
  EnterpriseDB   http://www.enterprisedb.com

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