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Re: Merging Branches


On Fri, 13 Mar 2009 16:20:09 -0300, Tim Cook <timothywayne.cook@xxxxxxxxx>

> I can't seem to find where the final step in causing branches to be
> merged on Launchpad exists.  
> I've read all about the review process, but how does the actual merge
> take place?

You'll need to merge them yourself (or the owner of the branch will need to
merge them).  Usually, it's just a bzr merge <source_branch> in your local
copy of the target branch, and then commit and push.

If you're really keen to have them merged automatically, you
should look at Tarmac[1], which uses the Launchpad API to find approved
branches and merges them.  It even has the ability to run hooks for the commit,
so you can ensure that the branch doesn't break your tests or any number of

[1] http://edge.launchpad.net/tarmac

Paul Hummer
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