[alsa-devel] ASoC updates for v3.8

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Thu Nov 29 18:16:46 CET 2012

At Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:10:04 +0000,
Mark Brown wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 29, 2012 at 06:05:57PM +0100, Takashi Iwai wrote:
> > As said, octopus merge of a few branches is fine.  It's been done
> > occasionally indeed.
> > But your latest challenge broke the world record in more than double
> > scores.  Did you see your tree on gitk?  Linus explained that he
> > usually takes a look at gitk after merge, so he'll be certainly
> > amused, too.
> Well, that's just a gitk UI problem.

All GUI programs show in that way, as far as I know.

>  It's an accurate reflection of
> what's happening.

Yes, and this reveals something ugly really happened.
Using gitk (or any other GUI) is a very fundamental workflow for
normal developers.  We mustn't mess it up.

> > > I don't really have time to go through and generate a bunch of
> > > individual merges right now, perhaps tomorrow.
> > OK, thanks.
> Note that there's no guarantee it'll be tomorrow, it may be Sunday.




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