[petsc-dev] bitbucket giving wrong information

Satish Balay balay at mcs.anl.gov
Thu Dec 4 16:10:42 CST 2014

On Thu, 4 Dec 2014, Barry Smith wrote:

> > On Dec 4, 2014, at 3:33 PM, Jed Brown <jed at jedbrown.org> wrote:
> > 
> > Patrick Sanan <patrick.sanan at gmail.com> writes:
> >>> Sure thanks, but there is no way I can remember this; hence bitbucket should walk me through it.
> >> Yeah - their helpful hint doesnt work when pulling across repos, which is a useful, probably typical, case, so it'd be better for then to have said nothing!
> > 
> > GitHub does better here:
> > 
> > | You can merge this Pull Request by running:
> > | 
> > |   git pull https://github.com/someuser/petsc someuser/branch-name
>   Nice, this is what I want. Has bitbucket been made aware of their definiciecy so they can fix it?

I think we need a workflow where we create a localbranch for each of
these pull requests - not directly merge (in case we need to make
local fixes).

I see some such branches currently used..

$ git branch -r |grep pull


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