[Mediawiki-l] Two styles of patches for bug 4421

Tim Starling tstarling at wikimedia.org
Wed Jan 6 03:43:50 UTC 2010

Rob Lanphier wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I've included what I'm hoping is the final version of my patch for bug
> 4421 ("Image file extension should not be part of the name"):
> https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4421
> Its a rather large patch, so I've included two versions of it:
> 1.  Big hairy patch with everything in it
> 2.  Broken up into smaller independent patches as best that I could in
> a tarball w/README

I think the best way to do it would be for you to get commit access
and then to commit each of your small independent patches as separate
svn revisions. As I said on the bug report, it should be committed to
a branch, not to trunk.

I can give you commit access if you give me your preferred username
and a link to your public key (preferably hosted on an HTTP server you

-- Tim Starling

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