[Phpmyadmin-devel] Which branch should be used to test bugs?

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Sat Mar 8 11:50:38 CET 2014

Le 2014-03-07 16:38, Chirayu Chiripal a écrit :
> For bugs with milestone "Latest_Git" which branch should be used to test
> it, Master branch or the latest QA branch (like QA_4_1 currently)?

You should test both, to ensure that the bug is really just on the
master branch.

> I am asking this because I have seen few bug tickets (Latest_Git, open
> tickets) which seems valid bugs if tested (reproduced) using Master
> branch but not if tested using QA_4_1 branch.
> Is master branch only for receiving feature requests?
No. It can also receive a bug fix in some situations.

> Why are bug fixes not applied to master branch?

A fix that is applied to QA_4_1 is also ported to the master branch, if
the bug exists there too.

Marc Delisle
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