[Bioc-devel] Suggestion for "sync-existing-repositories" instructions
@|ej@ndro@reye@@d@ @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Tue Mar 5 18:14:40 CET 2019
Ran into troubles sync-ing the repositories of a package. End up solving it and wanted to suggest adding a note to the instructions on "Sync an existing GitHub repository with Bioconductor” (https://bioconductor.org/developers/how-to/git/sync-existing-repositories/).
In step 10 of, I think it would be helpful add the note below, that is already present in the "Fix bugs in devel and release” instructions:
NOTE: If you are patching your release for the first time, you have to make a local copy of the RELEASE_X_Y branch, by
git checkout -b <RELEASE_X_Y> upstream/<RELEASE_X_Y>
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