top-level changes lost in sync

H.J. Lu
Thu Nov 15 00:27:00 GMT 2012

On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 4:23 PM, Roland McGrath <> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 4:19 PM, H.J. Lu <> wrote:
>> It was an oversight.  Sorry for that.
> These things happen.  I just want to get it resolved now, and ideally get
> something (comments if nothing else) in place that reduces the likelihood
> of a similar oversight in the future.
>> You should apply toplevel file changes to GCC and src trees at the same time.
> How are the logistics of that supposed to work?
> When someone gives approval on the binutils mailing list, does that confer
> approval to make the same commit in the GCC repository?

Yes, since toplevel files are shared.

> I have write-after-approval in binutils (src) but no write access to GCC.
> Should I just have write access to GCC too?  How do I get it?

You can send an email to GCC patches mailing list to ask
someone to check it in for you.


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