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Re: CVS commit: [DHCPCD] src/dist/dhcpcd

On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 12:30:54PM +0100, Alistair Crooks wrote:
> On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 01:18:32AM +0200, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> > Vendor branches are not documented in src/doc/BRANCHES.
> > This is a commit directly to the vendor branch as it avoids the hassle
> > of manual merging for the rest of eternity.
> What a bizarre way of doing this, to say nothing of the fact that
> src/dist is the wrong place.

I haven't seen an announcement for src/external yet. Based on that I
follow the established practise of src/dist for Third Party sources with
BSD like license.

> Please use the correct way of importing third-party source for this
> application, and in future.

As you might verify with cvs log, this is correctly imported third-party
code. Cherry-picking upstream changes to the vendor branches is AFAIK
well-known CVS practise.


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