[RFC] qdelete -> qpromote?

Brendan Cully brendan at kublai.com
Wed May 21 15:04:44 CDT 2008


On Wednesday, 21 May 2008 at 14:59, Matt Mackall wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 2008-05-21 at 12:09 +0000, Dirkjan Ochtman wrote:
> > I propose we move the -r functionality out of qdel
> 
> Why do I always have to be the guy who comes in and reminds everyone
> that breaking backward compatibility isn't allowed?
> 
> The current name sucks, granted. But people have been using it every day
> for nearly 3 years!

How do you feel about having a new, decent name (I proposed
qmanage/qunmanage) but also keeping the old forms around for
compatibility? At some point we can have the old forms issue a
deprecation warning.


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