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From Sander Striker <>
Subject Re: Apache 2.1/2.2/2.3...
Date Fri, 16 Sep 2005 19:45:00 GMT
Jim Jagielski wrote:
> William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
>>Jim Jagielski wrote:
>>>Could someone explain to me what the current thinking is about
>>>the httpd SVN trunk? Is it 2.3.0? 2.1.x? Where does 2.2 fit
>>>in all this? So patches made to HEAD/trunk need to be
>>>backported to 2.2, and 2.1 and then 2.0 ???
>>>Does anyone else think this is more complex than it
>>>needs to be? :)
>>I thought so... but the list disagreed and nobody else had any
>>issues with the branch.  So trunk is 2.3-dev.
> My confusion deals with how patches are synced... Patches I applied
> to TRUNK made it to the 2.2 branch after it was branched, it appears.
> I fear that just as viable patches are being missed from being
> folded into 2.0, it will be even worse between TRUNK and 2.2, simply
> because they track SO close now. Or, conversely, stuff folded into
> the 2.2 branch may not end up in trunk.

The latter should never happen.  Develop on trunk, merge back to
stable: 2.2 branch, or 2.2 branch and 2.0 branch.

At least, that's what I envisioned after all the discussion on how
to move on with the branch/versioning scheme.


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