Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Gerrit patches with trailing whitespace
From: Joerg Mayer <[email protected]>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:03:56 +0200
On Mon, Aug 25, 2014 at 06:06:15PM +0100, Graham Bloice wrote:
> When reviewing some submissions on Gerrit, I've noted a few with trailing
> whitespace.  The git pre-commit hook always warns me of this, so how are
> folks managing to do this?  Are they using clients that ignore the hook?

How about adding a test to our build systems:

 If we are part of a git repo and .git/hooks/pre-commit doesn't exist
 then print a message at the end of the build that in case of an intended
 submission the file should be installed first.

Joerg Mayer                                           <[email protected]>
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that
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