[PATCH V2] dirstate: move pure python dirstate packing to pure/parsers.py

Siddharth Agarwal sid0 at fb.com
Tue Feb 5 18:31:02 CST 2013

On 02/05/2013 02:39 PM, Matt Mackall wrote:
> This was intentionally not done when the C code was introduced to avoid
> a hard dependence on having the latest set of compiled modules.
> Apparently some "operating systems" ship without C compilers and some
> even want you to pay extra money for them. Also, it makes bisecting in
> the vicinity of the new C code a huge nuisance.
> But I guess the C code's been in long enough that it won't be a hassle.

Interesting. Why was parse_dirstate moved out then?

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