Appropriate way of submitting multiple related ports at once?

[LoN]Kamikaze LoN_Kamikaze at
Sat Oct 20 09:55:38 PDT 2007

Boris Samorodov wrote:
> On Sat, 20 Oct 2007 16:09:56 +0200 [LoN]Kamikaze wrote:
>> Q wrote:
>>> I have written a collection of ports (16 in total) for building a
>>> typical Apple WebObjects deployment environment. As most of these ports
>>> depend on one another in some way could someone advise what the most
>>> appropriate way to submit these ports as a bundle would be?
>> Why don't you just pack them all into a single shar archive and submit them as
>> one PR? That's what I'd do.
> I'd say that this depends upon the sibmitters' experience with ports
> PRs. If there is none committers' questions, etc at the PR - it's
> fine. Otherwise I'd prefer to deal with ports per PR.

Well, you can submit several shar files in one PR and they can be tested,
patched and commited one by one. The PR simply would be closed after all ports
have successfully been committed.

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