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submitting_patches [2008/02/14 18:59]
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submitting_patches [2008/02/16 10:47] (current)
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 ====== Tips on Submitting Patches ====== ====== Tips on Submitting Patches ======
   * Try to follow the [[Coding Guidelines]]   * Try to follow the [[Coding Guidelines]]
 +  * To create a patch, run <​code>​svn diff [your_modified_files_here] > your_patch</​code>​ and then email the newly created "​your_patch"​ file to the developers'​ mailing list.
   * Keep your patches simple. If you changed lots of stuff, split it up into smaller patches to make it easier for us to review. There'​s an [[http://​wiki.mozilla.org/​Bugzilla:​Simple_Patches|excellent justification]] for this over on the [[http://​wiki.mozilla.org/​Bugzilla:​Simple_Patches|Bugzilla site]].   * Keep your patches simple. If you changed lots of stuff, split it up into smaller patches to make it easier for us to review. There'​s an [[http://​wiki.mozilla.org/​Bugzilla:​Simple_Patches|excellent justification]] for this over on the [[http://​wiki.mozilla.org/​Bugzilla:​Simple_Patches|Bugzilla site]].
   * Send them to our [[http://​lists.sourceforge.net/​mailman/​listinfo/​mixxx-devel|developer'​s mailing list (mixxx-devel)]]. Patches get reviewed quicker when there'​s more people looking at them. This also gives us a means of discussing patches.   * Send them to our [[http://​lists.sourceforge.net/​mailman/​listinfo/​mixxx-devel|developer'​s mailing list (mixxx-devel)]]. Patches get reviewed quicker when there'​s more people looking at them. This also gives us a means of discussing patches.
  
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