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An internal client is still reporting older style percentiles, we should switch to distribution metrics so that the maths workout properly and so that our graphs are more representative of system behavior. ...

tclem opened Jul 8, 2020

Currently for the autolink extension, only www_match correctly returns correct positioning when calling cmark_node_get_start_line/cmark_node_get_start_column/cmark_node_get_end_line/cmark_node_get_end_column. ...

bdotdub opened Jul 8, 2020
1 comment
github:master bdotdub:patch-1

There is an advisory https://github.com/github/cmark-gfm/security/advisories/GHSA-7gc6-9qr5-hc85, but the release it claims fixes it doesn't exist yet?

GrahamCampbell opened Jul 7, 2020

Preface To link to specific file in README.md we have some several ways (#1, #2): 1. Link to latest version of file in specific branch: https://github.com/mkczyk/test-experiment/blob/master/index.html ...

mkczyk opened Jul 7, 2020

The problem I'm trying to solve: I renamed my default branch to main instead of master because I wanted to move away from using the language of oppression in my programming tools: https://tools.ietf.org/id/draft-knodel-terminology-00.html#rfc.section.1.1.1 ...

feature
samjohn opened Jul 7, 2020
4 comments

Description For over a year (since May 2019), there has been a bug in the upstream project "Charlock Holmes" that means it will not install as part of the (linguist) scripts/boostrap script. ...

Stale
yourpropertyexpert opened Jul 7, 2020
13 comments
github:master yourpropertyexpert:master

Is your feature request related to a problem? Please describe. The signifier for removed lines is red / with slight transparency, they are close to invisible in Dark theme. Describe the solution you'd ...

Arthri opened Jul 7, 2020

Scala linter support. Choices are - scalafix - scalafmt - scalastyle - wartremover

enhancement good first issue hacktoberfest help wanted
chenrui333 opened Jul 7, 2020
5 comments

Related issue: #857 Description This PR adds support for running localtests via docker. It adds: - Dockerfile.itest -- set up with dbdeployer and ready to run tests - script/itest -- wrapper that ...

ajm188 opened Jul 6, 2020
8 comments
github:master ajm188:am_itest

Currently the integration tests are only runnable in CI, or if you do a bunch of mucking with your machine to get it runnable. Providing a way for running the localtests with only docker and go as dependencies ...

build enhancement
ajm188 opened Jul 6, 2020
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