[mythtv] How do I submit a fix?
simon.sinister at sbcglobal.net
Thu May 24 02:40:58 UTC 2012
I'm a potential first time contributor, but I need some help.
I have a solution for a ticket which already exists.
I've read and followed the instructions at
I've registered an account at github.com, and I've cloned the MythTV
This is the first time I've used Git, so I found a very helpful book to
provide some instructions.
I've implemented the fix in my view. I've run 'git add' and 'git commit
now the Myth development documentation has left me hanging. What exactly
is the next step?
The git-scm book talks about "pushing". The only reference I've found on
the Myth wiki pages says "git push -n should always verified before real
So I tried that, and it just fails saying "Permission to
Elsewhere I've found some vague instructions to "attach a patch to a
but there is no explanation of the format of "a patch". Is this supposed
a diff listing on each file? Is this supposed to identify a git branch
publicly readable? How do I create that?
Please provide me some guidance on how to proceed.
- Steve E
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