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authorChris Soyars <ctsoyars@gmail.com>2010-07-05 06:49:25 +0000
committerChris Soyars <ctsoyars@gmail.com>2010-07-05 06:49:25 +0000
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Update README with more information on submitting patches
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+Submitting Patches
+Patches are always welcome! Please send pull requests with your patches! If at all possible please rebase your
+repository before sending a pull request. You can do this by using the following command:
+ git pull --rebase git://github.com/CyanogenMod/path_to_project.git froyo
+This makes accepting patches MUCH easier for our comitters.
Getting Started
To get started with Android/CyanogenMod, you'll need to get
-familiar with Git and Repo.
+familiar with [http://source.android.com/download/using-repo](Git and Repo).
-To initialize your local repository using the CyanogenMod trees,
-use a command like this:
+To initialize your local repository using the CyanogenMod trees, use a command like this:
repo init -u git://github.com/CyanogenMod/android.git -b froyo
@@ -20,5 +26,5 @@ Then to sync up:
Please see the [CyanogenMod Wiki](http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/) for building instructions.
-Patches welcome! Send pull requests with your changes!
+For more information on this Github Organization and how it is structured,
+please [read the wiki article](http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/index.php/Github_Organization)