----- Original Message -----
> From: "Deepak C Shetty" <deepa...@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> To: "Alon Bar-Lev" <alo...@redhat.com>
> Cc: "VDSM Project Development" <email@example.com>
> Sent: Sunday, September 23, 2012 7:17:18 PM
> Subject: Re: [vdsm] Q on 'git push' to vdsm gerrit
> On 09/22/2012 09:01 PM, Alon Bar-Lev wrote:
> > ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Deepak C Shetty" <deepa...@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> >> To: "VDSM Project Development" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >> Sent: Saturday, September 22, 2012 3:47:24 PM
> >> Subject: [vdsm] Q on 'git push' to vdsm gerrit
> >> Hi,
> >> I got the below error from git push, but my patchset is
> >> actually
> >> pushed, when i see it gerrit.
> >> See change # 6856, patchset 8.
> >> git push gerrit.ovirt.org:vdsm HEAD:refs/for/master
> >> Counting objects: 36, done.
> >> Delta compression using up to 4 threads.
> >> Compressing objects: 100% (22/22), done.
> >> Writing objects: 100% (22/22), 4.33 KiB, done.
> >> Total 22 (delta 18), reused 0 (delta 0)
> >> remote: Resolving deltas: 100% (18/18)
> >> remote: Processing changes: updated: 2, refs: 1, done
> >> To gerrit.ovirt.org:vdsm
> >> ! [remote rejected] HEAD -> refs/for/master (no changes made)
> >> error: failed to push some refs to 'gerrit.ovirt.org:vdsm'
> >> Background:
> >> 1) I was asked to split patchset 7 into multiple patches, rebase
> >> and
> >> post patchset 8
> >> 2) So as part of patchset 8, i had to git pull, rebase and post it
> >> via
> >> git push ( keep the same ChangeID), which is when I see the above
> >> error.
> >> 3) But patchset 8 is visible in change 6856, so not sure if I need
> >> to
> >> be
> >> concerned abt the above error ? What does it mean then ?
> >> 3a) If you see patchset 8, the dependency is empty, is it
> >> because
> >> the prev patchset 7 was having a different dep. than 8 ?
> >> 3b) But as part of 'parent' i see the reference to the dep.
> >> patch.
> >> Question
> >> 1) Is this the right way to do a git push ?
> >> 2) Do i need to be concerned abt the git push error or I can
> >> ignore
> >> it ?
> >> 3) Dependency for patchset 8 in gerrit is empty, tho' parent shows
> >> reference to the dep. patch..is this ok, if not, what is the right
> >> procedure to follow here ?
> >> thanx,
> >> deepak
> > It should work without any error.
> Hmm, I do see the error tho' as above.
> > If you are to submit a patch series (several patches that depend on
> > each other), you should have a branch based on master, and your 8
> > commits, each with its own unique Change-Id.
> > When pushing this branch you should see each commit depend on
> > previous commit.
> I am seeing each commit dep on the prev commit for all the patches
> except the topmost, in gerrit. Not sure why.
> I agree, i should have probably started a new topic, but i forgot,
> continued to post on master itself.
Try to branch and re-push, remove your own commits from master so you won't
have future problems.
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