merging patches

Brad Fitzpatrick brad at
Mon Sep 10 06:42:05 UTC 2007

Any hope of separating them into logical, iterative pieces?

On Sun, 9 Sep 2007, Robb Canfield wrote:

> Many changes involve factoring out Database/Source processing so its
> like Target processing. That makes the patches inter-related to a large
> extend. The latest update I did is my best and latest version. I can
> make a patch file from that if you like or you can download the package,
> whatever is easiest for you.
> The latest also includes, that has test cases built but is
> otherwise NOT integrated. I am still figuring out the Chunk handling in
> Brackup and am not quite sure where to start at this point. The module
> factors out all chunk handling (File, File handle and in-ram aka
> composite) into a file-handle like object, the goal being to eliminate
> large memory usage. It also should help with the encryption/compression
> plug in stuff I have plotted out.
> So in summary: has the best version to date
> and a history log. If you like I can build a patch set via SVN from your
> 1.05 release. I am not sure how I would isolate the individual features
> due to the factoring I did.
> Ideas are welcome! I'll also look at it Monday when I have some more time.
> Brad Fitzpatrick wrote:
> > I'd like to start merging some of these patches, but it's hard for me to
> > discern which are ready, and which are alpha.
> >
> > Robb, you want to post considered-ready patches to the list with [PATCH]
> > subject prefixes, and I'll look at those to apply?
> >
> > - Brad
> >

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