[Bioc-devel] Committing changes to the release branch
robert.castelo at upf.edu
Mon May 3 12:35:00 CEST 2010
i was trying this morning also to update the main help page of my
package at the release branch and got this error:
svn: Commit failed (details follow):
svn: CHECKOUT of '/bioconductor/!
403 Forbidden (https://hedgehog.fhcrc.org)
the preceeding checkout command was:
after which i modified the main help page of the package, the
DESCRIPTION and the NEWS file and then i tried the checkin.
i'm sorry if i missed anything from the previous discussion but i
understood that i should be able to checkin change in the release :-?
On Thu, 2010-04-29 at 09:29 -0700, Patrick Aboyoun wrote:
> I was looking into this issue and found it was a typo that was
> propagated throughout the svn permissions file. Please try committing
> your changes to the BioC 2.6 branch again. Sorry for the inconvenience.
> On 4/29/10 6:55 AM, Seth Falcon wrote:
> > Hi,
> > First, we will investigate the svn permission issues this morning and
> > things going again.
> > On 4/29/10 6:34 AM, Kasper Daniel Hansen wrote:
> >> At this point I would like to highlight the final step on the Bioc
> >> HOWTO for updating the release branch:
> >> "Send a mail to the main bioconductor email list to announce the new version."
> >> It seems almost no-one - including the Biocore team - follows this.
> >> Should this requirement be removed (I don't think so personally, but
> >> since it is not adhered to, there is not much point in having it)?
> > This doesn't strike me as a very fair assessment. In many cases,
> > changes are initiated due to discussion on the list and these threads
> > are often resolved with a "fixed in release and devel available in
> > 36hrs" sort of message.
> > In any case, sending an email to the Bioconductor list to announce
> > changes to release packages seems like a useful idea. I would encourage
> > folks to follow it.
> > + seth
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