[development] new CVS branch/tag conventions (was Re: tagadelic 'backport' for 4.7)

Darrel O'Pry dopry at thing.net
Wed Oct 4 22:09:17 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-10-04 at 00:52 -0700, Derek Wright wrote:

> well, that's the question...  at the talk i gave at drupalcon (http:// 
> drupal.org/node/86694), everyone hated using an underscore '_' for  
> this.  e.g.:
> "DRUPAL-4-7_1" as the 1st development branch compatible with 4.7.x, and
> "DRUPAL-4-7_1-0" as the 4.7.x-1.0 release tag
> there were a few alternatives proposed during the discussion for a  
> different delimiter than '_', such as '-V-', '-R-', '-REV-', etc.

Derek, do it as you see fit. If you like -- and Dries agrees, go for it.
I frankly don't give a hoot what the convention that gets implemented
is. I'll read the handbook and do as it says. I would just like the


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