[petsc-dev] moab nightlybuild failure

Jed Brown jedbrown at mcs.anl.gov
Fri Jun 28 17:59:47 CDT 2013

Satish Balay <balay at mcs.anl.gov> writes:

> Not if the branch is rebased [and later garbage collected] - which can
> happen with all working brances [but not master/maint]

Rebasing is not allowed once someone _depends_ on your commit.  Pointing
another project at a commit is a dependency.

You can break anything, but the commit should live if another project is
being pointed at it.  One exception is if the branch is _rejected_ (not
merged to 'master'), but then the downstream package obviously needs to
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