[GSoC] lightweight copies

Vsevolod Solovyov vsevolod.solovyov at gmail.com
Sat Jul 11 01:59:50 CDT 2009

On Fri, Jul 10, 2009 at 8:56 PM, Dirkjan Ochtman<dirkjan at ochtman.nl> wrote:

> The wire protocol supports something called capabilities. I think you
> can just do this by adding a new lwcopy capability, just like the way
> you added it to the requires file. I don't think that requires
> changing the protocol as such, does it?

Yes, add new capability and implement handling of this capability in
servers and clients. This code is going to be new, isn't it? :) I
mean, I didn't say that I would do big overhaul to the protocol.

Vsevolod Solovyov

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