I spent far too much time searching the discussions and source before
I realized that git was actually supported, but not in post-review. Is
there any reason that post-review doesn't support (non svn) git other
than that you haven't gotten to it yet? I'd like to add support. I was
able to upload a git diff manually to a reviewboard server, though I'm
not sure exactly what git diff format it is looking for.
On Oct 16, 6:32 pm, "Christian Hammond" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> First, Review Board doesn't ever submit code. We leave that up to the
> developers, as there's just too many issues with Review Board handling this
> across different repository types.
> Second, the rest of that should work fine, with the exception that
> post-review (the tool you'd want to use for uploading review requests/diffs)
> doesn't fully support Git yet. It probably wouldn't be too hard to add this
> support, but someone needs to do it (and we're both kinda busy right now).
> Once Git support is in post-review, it should just be a matter of having
> some checkout on the Review Board server that you keep up to date with a
> cron job and then run post-review (with the --branch parameter for sub-topic
> branches) whenever you want to put up a new change.
> Christian Hammond - [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> VMware, Inc.
> On Thu, Oct 16, 2008 at 4:49 AM, raj <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I use git internally and want to use RB to review code changes before
> > submitting to our repo.
> > We have a central repository which holds the main code. Developers
> > pull from this repo and work with their local checkouts. After hacking
> > their internal repos, when the code is in a consistent shape, they
> > push to the repo. Ideally our work flow should be
> > 1. Developers pull from main repo
> > 2. Developers hack, make multiple commits in local repo
> > 3. Developers push code
> > 4. Push uploads the patches to RB.
> > 5. Reviewers review the diff and suggest changes etc code goes back
> > and forth between dev and RB
> > 6. Reviewers approve the code
> > 7. RB pushes the code to main repo, with proper commit messages etc
> > Is such a work flow possible in RB? If not approximations would also
> > be most welcome.
> > raj
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