newlib not building (needs aclocal)

Corinna Vinschen
Thu Feb 24 09:08:48 GMT 2022

On Feb 24 02:11, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On 24 Feb 2022 02:07, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > practically speaking, i don't think topic branches would help that much as
> > you highlight -- the newlib project, and number of projects/devs, is much
> > too small to get a good signal back.
> which isn't to say i'm against them.  i asked in a previous thread a while
> back about newlib policies around creating branches like this so i could
> push my local state for people to peek at, but didn't get a response.  so
> i assumed it was undesired or not allowed.

You can create and destroy topic branches, e.g.

  git checkout -b topic/drop-all-32bit-targets

These can be force pushed and generally worked on without generating
mails to newlib-cvs.  We're using them in Cygwin as well if something
isn't supposed to go into master just yet.


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