Ok, which branch/tag do I use for egcs 1.1.2?

Jeffrey A Law law@hurl.cygnus.com
Sun Feb 28 18:15:00 GMT 1999


  In message < 19990225122327.423.qmail@deer >you write:
  > (Forget my earlier email about the supposed Java problems in the egcs
  > 1.1.2 prerelease.  There's no such thing as Java there, as I'm now
  > discovering!)
Correct.


  > I'm now very confused.  I thought egcs_1_1_branch was the branch
  > on which development for egcs 1.1.2 took place, but it's now clear
  > to me it isn't (and I have no clue *what* it's for, since it has
  > all sorts of Java and Chill stuff, among other things, that aren't
  > supposed to be in 1.1.anything).
egcs_1_1_branch is the right place.


  > I'd like to fix the g77 docs for egcs 1.1.2, but the previous
  > patches I put in the egcs_1_1_branch (a couple of which could
  > use Dave Love's fixing anyway) aren't in the egcs_1_1_2_prerelease_2
  > branch/tag.  I guess they're down a black hole, save for the fact
  > I put them on the mainline as well.
Well, the only thing that comes to mind is the problems you had when
attempting to check in to both the mainline and the branch at the same
time.  

Looking at the CVS logs I see evidence of your checkins on the mainline
tree, but not the branch.

Other folks (Alexandre, Richard Henderson for example) have managed to
successfully check in changes to the branch.

jeff



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