[Bioperl-l] branching for 1.6

Sendu Bala bix at sendu.me.uk
Tue Dec 16 19:12:33 EST 2008

Chris Fields wrote:
> All,
> I'll probably start a branch for the 1.6 release series late 
> Thur-Friday, depending on some pending bug fixes.  I'll be following the 
> general pattern for a release branch; for those interested:
> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.5/svn.branchmerge.commonpatterns.html
> This is primarily so we can merge changes back and forth between trunk 
> and the 1.6 branch as needed.

Cool. It may be explained well enough there, but can you keep notes as 
you go along and update our own wiki on how to handle this in svn (which 
still has all the old cvs intructions)?


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