[PATCH] building: build inotify for sys.platform='linux*'

Matt Mackall mpm at selenic.com
Wed Sep 28 16:06:33 CDT 2011

On Wed, 2011-09-28 at 12:07 +0400, Sjujskij Nikolaj wrote:
> >> # HG changeset patch
> >> # User Nikolaj Sjujskij <sterkrig at myopera.com>
> >> # Date 1316521287 -10800
> >> # Node ID e9724e2f2db885330b2780e4e556499ac70e30fc
> >> # Parent  510184e5a09eb09be23b55bc1191c6ca77af05d5
> >> building: build inotify for sys.platform='linux*'
> > Looks good, queued!
>   Firstly, thanks for inclusion!
> But it was merged into "default" branch, not "stable", i.e. wouldn't  
> appear in coming 1.9.3.

The submitter is just as responsible for indicating the proper branch as
the reviewer. You didn't flag it for stable, so it went into the default
branch more or less by default.

> Was this intentional? I think it is not that big change to break anything  
> and wait till 2.0 released.
> Meanwhile more people will hit the issue, which (again, in my opinion) may  
> and probably should be fixed in minor release.
> Do you think otherwise?

No, not really. I'll go ahead and backport it.

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