SP git branch renames

wferi at niif.hu wferi at niif.hu
Tue Aug 11 15:18:28 BST 2020

"Cantor, Scott" <cantor.2 at osu.edu> writes:

> As I'm sure you're probably aware, lots of projects are being urged to
> consider renaming their git "trunk" from master to something else,
> generally assumed to be main.
> Both from external and internal deliberations, the Shibboleth
> repositories are going to undergo that conversion, which is pretty
> painless as it happens, but obviously does impact downstream clones.
> I wanted to touch base before we did this to any of the SP
> repositories to see if you had any concerns or if there were timing
> considerations (like you're in the middle of getting a package done
> and would prefer we hold off for a month, that sort of thing).

Hi Scott,

Thanks for the heads-up.  As far as I'm concerned, feel free to rename
branches as and when you see fit.  I'd be grateful if you avoided the
debian/ namespace, though, and sent a short notice soon after the
changes are done.

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