Repository rebased

Per Liden per.liden at
Wed Jan 17 11:47:11 UTC 2018

On 01/17/2018 10:29 AM, Per Liden wrote:
> Hi all,
> FYI, I just rebased the zgc/zgc repo on to the latest jdk/hs. Note that 
> we're using a kind of rebase-model rather then the pure merge-model for 
> zgc/zgc. This means we always keep the ZGC pages on top of what's 


> upstream. When we rebase we also tend to collapse patches into the ZGC 
> master patch and bump its version number.
> We've used this model through out the ZGC development, and it's been 
> working well for us. It makes it easy to get an overview of what code 
> ZGC is touching and it makes it easier for us to maintain a clear and 
> up-to-date set of "upstream" patches. The full history for all patches 
> is of course still available in the old (and now merged) branches in hg.
> You don't need to do anything special, just do the normal "hg pull -u" 
> to get the latest stuff. There's no history re-write happening on the 
> server side or anything like that (we're not doing that kind of rebase).
> cheers,
> Per

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