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HACKING: all you need is http access

Change-Id: I191c1da5126c4c9ea1ff8826576b6b24feaf9881
Signed-off-by: Øyvind Harboe <oyvind.harboe@zylin.com>
Reviewed-on: http://openocd.zylin.com/157
Tested-by: jenkins
Reviewed-by: Øyvind Harboe <oyvindharboe@gmail.com>
Reviewed-by: Spencer Oliver <spen@spen-soft.co.uk>
tags/v0.6.0-rc1
Øyvind Harboe 10 years ago
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NB! If you're behind a corporate wall with http only access to the
world, you can still use these instructions!

Submitting patches to the OpenOCD Gerrit server:

OpenOCD is to some extent a "self service" open source project, so to
@@ -10,7 +13,7 @@ The procedure to create a patch is essentially:
- create a commit
- send the changes to the Gerrit server for review
- correct the patch and re-send it according to review feedback

0. Create a Gerrit account at:

@@ -43,7 +46,7 @@ you should scroll down the page till you get to the section:
'Next: Set Up SSH Keys', and follow the steps described.

1. Clone the git repository, rather than just
download the source.
download the source.

git clone git://openocd.git.sourceforge.net/gitroot/openocd/openocd

@@ -60,24 +63,35 @@ Add a new remote to git using Gerrit username:
git remote add review ssh://USERNAME@openocd.zylin.com:29418/openocd.git
git config remote.review.push HEAD:refs/for/master

Or with http only:

git remote add review http://openocd.zylin.com/p/openocd.git
git config remote.review.push HEAD:refs/for/master

You will need to install this hook, we will look into a better
solution:

scp -p -P 29418 USERNAME@openocd.zylin.com:hooks/commit-msg .git/hooks/

Or with http only:

wget http://openocd.zylin.com/tools/hooks/commit-msg
mv commit-msg .git/hooks
chmod +x .git/hooks/commit-msg

3. Set up git with your name and email:

git config --global user.name "John Smith"
git config --global user.email "john@smith.org"

4. Work on your patches. Split the work into
4. Work on your patches. Split the work into
multiple small patches that can be reviewed and
applied seperately and safely to the OpenOCD
repository.

while(!done) {
work - edit files using your favorite editor.
run "git commit -s -a" to commit all changes.
run "git commit -s -a" to commit all changes.
}

TIP! use "git add ." before commit to add new files.


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