newlib-2_2_0 tag missing?
Tue Mar 24 13:45:00 GMT 2015
On 03/24/2015 01:52 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> Ok, I'm not that familiar with git yet, so I don't grok where the
> newlib-2_1_0 commit comes from, but I see a newlib-2_2_0 tag (or
> branch, whatever) in the repo which appears to point to the right
> thing, no?
Well, that's a branch named "newlib-2_2_0", but there is no tag. A
branch is useful if you plan to backport some fixes from master branch
to 2.2.x release branch (to release 2.2.1 with a fix but without other
unrelated changes from the master branch). A tag is just a "marker" for
a specific commit (in any branch) that says "this particular commit is
important". In case of newlib I don't think release branches would be
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