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entity/entity-[topic]-base: Upstream tracking
8.xbranch of Drupal core for a particular topic/feature branch.
Each topic branch MUST use a separate and corresponding -base branch, so each topic branch can be diffed against its relative 8.x base.
To create or update a base branch:
git push entity 8.x:entity-topic-base
entity/entity-[topic]-[issue]-[username]: Topic/feature branches under development per user.
Based on the respective topic base branch, or the branch of another user.
origin/*: Your regular upstream Drupal core branches.
- Always commit atomic changes
Do not change X different things in a single commit. Commit early, commit often.
Commit atomic change-sets. Touching 10 files for a particular change is OK. Touching 10 files for 2-10 different changes is absurd. Exception: Coding style, documentation, and comment clean-ups/fixes.
- Provide proper credit
When applying a patch from someone else, attribute the author by using the --author option:
git commit --author="sun <email@example.com>"
The Git attribution option is exposed on each user's profile page (example).
- Write proper commit messages
Entity branches may be merged into Drupal core. Each commit message should make sense when being looked at in a partial context; e.g., when only looking at the file history of foo.module. Don't do this. Follow the general commit message guidelines as much as possible.
Please have a look at the guidelines over at sun's platform sandbox: http://drupal.org/sandbox/sun/1255586