I’ve been running both Homebrew (on macOS) and Linuxbrew (on various Ubuntu/Debian boxes) for some time now, and just tried to submit a pull request to upgrade a formula that was out-of-date by several release versions. I followed the instructions on the relevant docs, only to discover that my PR had over 10,000 commits in it.
You’ve probably guessed that I made the changes in Linuxbrew, but tried to PR against
homebrew-core as the docs currently indicate. I finally did a clean PR on my macOS box instead, but as many formulas are cross-platform, I think the instructions really need to be clearer about which repo to PR against.
- It seems that
linuxbrew-coreis updated from
homebrew-core, but how about in the other direction?
- Does Linuxbrew’s