Suggestion: Explicitly warn to not use GitHub web UI for patches

Paul D newtwen at
Tue Oct 5 07:24:21 PDT 2021


Write this up into an FAQ/howto on (this is, after all, the 
OWRT way)

Link to it in a

which looks for any commit containing:

Committer: "GitHub <noreply at>"

Accepting "drive-by" PRs is overall a good thing, even if it is a bumpy 

On 2021-10-03 23:22, Adrian Schmutzler wrote:
> Hi,
> I've repeatedly made the observation that people who submit PRs with edits
> from GitHub's web interface cannot do history edits there when we request
> them.
> This leads to a lot of frustration both for the reviewers and the
> submitters. Eventually, it's mostly one of the following three undesirable
> options:

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