[vlc-devel] Migration to Merge Requests

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Mon Apr 26 20:40:22 UTC 2021

On Mon, 26 Apr 2021, at 19:15, Pierre Ynard via vlc-devel wrote:
> > As it should be a surprise to nobody, we're moving to Merge Requests
> > for the main repository of VLC in the next few days, or maybe a few
> > hours, depending on our sysadmins.
> > 
> > What does it change for you:
> > - the main pull URL will be git at code.videolan.org:videolan/vlc.git
> >   or https://code.videolan.org/videolan/vlc.git
> > - you will need to do your changes on your fork before submitting an
> >   MR to the main repository
> > - the github clone will be mirrored from gitlab.
> What's the synchronization status between code.videolan.org and
> git.videolan.org, for either vlc or vlc-3.0?

Currently, nothing is synchronized.

> I surmise that this implements and takes the place of the mandatory code
> review process. Is it still cool to post, review and process patches
> through the mailing list?

Send a MR by email.
See the email at the bottom of the MR page.

> Is it still cool to push directly if review is
> not warranted, and to which git endpoint then?

Unless you are maintainer (meaning TC+roots), you cannot push directly.

> That for either vlc or vlc-3.0.

For now, 3.0 is unchanged.
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