New wireless/mesh icon info testers needed (#2866, #6995)
Ton van Overbeek
tvoverbeek at gmail.com
Tue Aug 12 08:55:03 EDT 2008
Martin Dengler wrote:
> Thanks very much! If you have any comments on how I could have made
> it easier for you to test (was using git more onerous than the
> traditional "here's a patch, cd /to/here ; patch -px < mypatch.txt"
> approach?) I'd love to hear how to do that. As I work with my git
> clone "sewn" into the deployed directories like my instructions did, I
> find it more convenient to git-pull than apply patches, but of course
> I'd prefer to do whatever gets me the most testers :) .
As James Cameron already wrote, I had to 'yum install git' to be able to
do the git-clone.
This also pulled in perl for a total of > 15 MB. No problem for me since
I was at home
with a high speed internet connection.
I was going to suggest to just tar up the modified directories and then
use a script similar
to what you provided for the git case in order to make it easier for
3rd party testers,
but James beat me to it.
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