[LLVMdev] git-svn dcommit Question

David A. Greene greened at obbligato.org
Tue Jul 5 13:48:11 PDT 2011

Rafael Ávila de Espíndola <rafael.espindola at gmail.com> writes:

> On 07/05/2011 03:27 PM, David Greene wrote:
>> My git-svn fu is not very strong.
>> In the course of preparing a set of AVX patches, I've committed several
>> changes to my local LLVM git clone.  I don't want to send all of those
>> changes upstream right away.  What's the best way to send just the first
>> of those changes us using git-svn?  dcommit appears to send all pending
>> changes.  Is there a way of branching/cherry-picking that will
>> accomplish what I want?
> Create a cmt branch from master and add just the patches you want to 
> commit to it.

Ok, that's what I thought I should do.  I just needed to confirm that.

So git-svn dcommit only commits things on the current branch.  Cool, I
think I can make this work.

Will git-cherrypick work or is the merging process going to confuse


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