[llvm-dev] [RFC] Helping release management

Reid Kleckner via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Thu May 5 10:08:53 PDT 2016

On Wed, May 4, 2016 at 5:07 PM, Quentin Colombet via llvm-dev <
llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
> Typically, what I had in mind was things like typos/thinko, that are bugs,
> that we notice a few minutes after we made the “main” commit. I do not want
> we have to file a PR that is going to repeat what we are going to say in
> the commit message.

Yeah, I agree, we shouldn't have to file PRs for that kind of stuff. Quick
fixes for the build or tests on other platforms obviously fall into this

Do release managers have problems keeping track of these kinds of changes
in practice, though? You can always cut the branch from some quiescent
period on the weekend of night before the cut.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.llvm.org/pipermail/llvm-dev/attachments/20160505/cc346ea7/attachment.html>

More information about the llvm-dev mailing list