Changes between Version 13 and Version 14 of howto/Upgrade


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Timestamp:
Apr 9, 2018, 4:07:37 PM (2 years ago)
Author:
pmetzger (Perry E. Metzger)
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Indicate that pull requests are preferred to trac tickets.

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  • howto/Upgrade

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    8888=== Step 6: '''Filing an update ticket''' ===
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    90 Since it succeeded, [http://trac.macports.org/newticket file a ticket] to upgrade the port to the new version. Please don't forget to add the port maintainer's email addresses in CC. To make it easier for the maintainer you should attach a diff against the Portfile to the new ticket, so generate a diff by running:
     90Since it succeeded, [https://github.com/macports/macports-ports/pulls file a pull request on Github] or [http://trac.macports.org/newticket file a ticket with Trac] to upgrade the port to the new version.
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     92Filing a pull request on Github is considered superior. Your request will get faster attention and it is much easier for the MacPorts team to process it that way.
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     94''If you decide to file a Trac ticket instead'': First, please don't forget to add the port maintainer's email addresses in CC. Second, to make it easier for the maintainer you should attach a diff against the Portfile to the new ticket, so generate a diff by running:
    9195{{{
    9296diff -u Portfile.orig Portfile | sudo tee <portname>.diff