(Assumes we're keeping the xcbproto name in gitlab and not renaming to xcb-proto.)
Step 1. Fetch and check out the branch for this merge request
git fetch https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/alanc/xcbproto.git master git checkout -b alanc/xcbproto-master FETCH_HEAD
Step 2. Review the changes locally
Step 3. Merge the branch and fix any conflicts that come up
git fetch origin git checkout origin/master git merge --no-ff alanc/xcbproto-master
Step 4. Push the result of the merge to GitLab
git push origin master
Note that pushing to GitLab requires write access to this repository.
Tip: You can also checkout merge requests locally by following these guidelines.