Working in the issue queue on any busy project can be quite a bit of work.

Lots of files (patches) to manage, interdiffs, and ideally a branch for piece of work, moving patches forward with rebase etc.

What (if any) automated workflows are there to ease these tasks? This could either be code, such as some form of git wrapper, or perhaps just an explanation of how to use existing tools.

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    Are you looking for something broader than drush_iq?
    – Clive
    Sep 8, 2013 at 12:50
  • @Clive I wasn't aware of it at all! I'll take a look, might be just what I need.
    – Letharion
    Sep 8, 2013 at 18:41
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    The browser extension Dreditor dreditor.org can help with reviewing patches
    – Thomas4019
    Oct 28, 2013 at 20:04
  • Simpler than drush_iq I use an alias to apply patches. alias.sh/dpatch
    – benjy
    Dec 13, 2013 at 22:18

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As well as drush_iq, you might consider patch manager.

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