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using_bazaar [2012/09/13 13:16]
rryan [General procedure for distributed use]
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 ===== General procedure for distributed use ===== ===== General procedure for distributed use =====
  
-  - **Create a personal copy** (called a "​branch"​) of the Mixxx trunk/​branch you want to work on using ''​bzr branch lp:​mixxx''​ for trunk or ''​bzr branch lp:mixxx/1.8''​ for the 1.release branch. This copies the code to your local system. (**Be patient** as the Mixxx code base is fairly large and older versions of bzr sometimes have difficulty reporting progress.)+  - **Create a personal copy** (called a "​branch"​) of the Mixxx trunk/​branch you want to work on using ''​bzr branch lp:​mixxx''​ for trunk or ''​bzr branch lp:mixxx/1.x''​ for the 1.release branch ​(replace '​x'​ with the latest release branch -- as of Sep 2012 this is 1.11). This copies the code to your local system. (**Be patient** as the Mixxx code base is fairly large and older versions of bzr sometimes have difficulty reporting progress.)
   - **Make changes** to the code as desired. Every so often issue ''​bzr commit -m 'log message'''​ which will "​commit"​ the changes to your local store, allowing you to review or revert later.   - **Make changes** to the code as desired. Every so often issue ''​bzr commit -m 'log message'''​ which will "​commit"​ the changes to your local store, allowing you to review or revert later.
   - To periodically **update** from the parent, issue ''​bzr pull''​. If that gives you errors, (and it likely will if changes have been made to both) use ''​bzr merge''​ instead, since you're technically "​merging"​ the parent repository with your local one.   - To periodically **update** from the parent, issue ''​bzr pull''​. If that gives you errors, (and it likely will if changes have been made to both) use ''​bzr merge''​ instead, since you're technically "​merging"​ the parent repository with your local one.
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