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From: Jan Beulich <>
To: Mark Wielaard <>
Cc:, Thomas Fitzsimmons <>,,,
Subject: Re: buildbot users try branch builders
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 08:32:34 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 20.06.2022 12:48, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> As an experiment we now have try builders for binutils and gdb. If you
> have commit access to binutils-gdb.git you can now push to your
> users/<name>/try-xxx branch and the buildbot will do builds and sent
> you (the commit author) email about the results. The builds are also
> visible at:

So I have a (perhaps seemingly unrelated) question here: If this is put
into general use, it'll encourage more people to push to such branches.
I'm not very fluent in git, yet before that might happen I'd like to
figure a way to keep my clone clean of the objects related to such
branches, but without also omitting the objects for, in particular,
release branches. Hence in .git/config

	fetch = +refs/heads/*:refs/remotes/origin/*

is too wide while limiting to just master is too narrow. From earlier
experiments I seem to recall that the *s here can't be simply replaced
by more restricting wildcard "expressions" ...


  parent reply	other threads:[~2022-06-22  6:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-06-20 10:48 Mark Wielaard
2022-06-21 10:30 ` Szabolcs Nagy
2022-06-21 17:30   ` Mark Wielaard
2022-06-22  6:32 ` Jan Beulich [this message]
2022-06-22  7:30   ` Andreas Schwab
2022-06-22 10:51   ` Mark Wielaard
2022-06-22 11:04     ` Andreas Schwab
2022-07-04  6:39       ` Jan Beulich
2022-07-04 14:10         ` Andreas Schwab

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