[PATCH] bookmarks: active bookmark diverges if a pull would move it (issue3682)
mpm at selenic.com
Sat Oct 27 17:42:33 CDT 2012
On Sat, 2012-10-27 at 02:10 +0200, Pierre-Yves David wrote:
> On 24 oct. 2012, at 23:04, Kevin Bullock wrote:
> > # HG changeset patch
> > # User Kevin Bullock <kbullock at ringworld.org>
> > # Date 1351112598 18000
> > # Branch stable
> > # Node ID 188c42046dfd1441455c63cdde13c0ef757d17a5
> > # Parent acd4577a568d22d3e58bab28600a5ce0a3f87ce1
> > bookmarks: active bookmark diverges if a pull would move it (issue3682)
> > Before this change, a pull could move the active bookmark (even
> > backwards). This resulted in the bookmark no longer being active (but
> > still being listed in .hg/bookmarks.current -- also see issue3683).
> > After this change, if a pull would move the active bookmark, the
> > divergent bookmarks machinery is invoked, leaving the active bookmark
> > where it was.
> Beware, there is currently no handy way to resolve such divergence!
Yeah, that's a bit of a problem. This highlights the thing that bothered
me most about the idea: it wasn't divergent in the graph sense.
> I think that "hg merge" and/or "hg update" should be altered reduce divergent marker on topologically unmergeable changesets.
Maybe. See also:
Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.
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