Created this handy tutorial to get you started using Bazaar Version Control System with Launchpad.
I needed a quick how to use Bazaar and launchpad tutorial to get my interns started with fixing Ubuntu bugs and put together this tutorial based on examples from Jay Pipes presentation A Contributor's Guide to Launchpad and Bazaar.
A Contributor's Guide to Launchpad and Bazaar
For the impatient, you can get started typing the commands. There is much more indepth information about Bazaar in the presentation and Bazaar documentation as well.
# Make a source repos for all projects mkdir ~/repos # Create new repos for software-center project cd repos; bzr init-repo software-center cd software-center/ # Get the truck of software-center bzr branch lp:ubuntu/software-center trunk # Pull in new revisions of truck cd ~/repos/software-center/trunk/ bzr rebase # Branch to work on new bug bzr branch trunk bug538384-inaccessible-button cd bug538384-inaccessible-button # Hack away, review your diff and commit bzr diff bzr commit --fixes=lp:538384 -m 'Adds accessible name to features links button' # Push to launchpad bzr push lp:~arky/ubuntu/maverick/software-center/fixes-538384