[PATCH 3/6] gitcore-tutorial: update broken link
- Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:33:49 -0400
- From: Jeff King <peff@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: [PATCH 3/6] gitcore-tutorial: update broken link
The slides for the Linux-mentoring presentation are no
longer available. Let's point to the wayback version of the
page, which works.
Note that the referenced diagram is also available on page
15 of . We could link to that instead, but it's not clear
from the URL scheme ("uploads") whether it's going to stick
Signed-off-by: Jeff King <peff@xxxxxxxx>
TBH, I'm not sure this diagram is actually showing anything all that
useful, and maybe the paragraph could be re-worded, or a better diagram
found. I restricted myself here to a technical fix for the broken link,
but I'd be fine with somebody taking a more editorial pass.
Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt b/Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt
index 3a0ec8c53..7577f27ec 100644
@@ -1429,7 +1429,7 @@ Although Git is a truly distributed system, it is often
convenient to organize your project with an informal hierarchy
of developers. Linux kernel development is run this way. There
is a nice illustration (page 17, "Merges to Mainline") in
-http://www.xenotime.net/linux/mentor/linux-mentoring-2006.pdf[Randy Dunlap's presentation].
+https://web.archive.org/web/20120915203609/http://www.xenotime.net/linux/mentor/linux-mentoring-2006.pdf[Randy Dunlap's presentation].
It should be stressed that this hierarchy is purely *informal*.
There is nothing fundamental in Git that enforces the "chain of