[syslinux] git tree magic forest
matt at console-pimps.org
Fri Jul 6 05:26:40 PDT 2012
On Fri, 2012-07-06 at 13:01 +0200, Geert Stappers wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 04, 2012 at 05:12:00AM +0200, Helmut Hullen wrote:
> > Hallo, Dag,
> > Du meintest am 04.07.12:
> > > I tried to package 5.00-pre6 on RHEL using the known routine:
> > > make clean
> > > make installer
> > > make install-all
> > > and I get:
> > [...]
> > Perhaps you try Matt Flemings 5.00-pre8 version:
> > git://git.zytor.com/users/mfleming/syslinux.git
> > It solved all my problems compiling and running syslinux 5.00.
> I have the feeling that I'm lost in the magic forest of git trees.
> So now I need some judgement where I am.
> This is what I did:
> git checkout master # starting point is my clone of hpa's git tree
> git remote add mfleming git://git.zytor.com/users/mfleming/syslinux.git
> git branch --remote # no mfleming branch visible
> git pull # should probably have been `git fetch`
> git branch --remote # yes, now I have mfleming branches visible
> git branch mfleming mfleming/master # "activate"
This should have been,
git branch mfleming mfleming/elflink
All the 5.0 work is on my elflink branch.
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