[RFC] usability of mercurial

Jan Hudec bulb at ucw.cz
Sun Sep 4 15:44:56 CDT 2005


On Fri, Sep 02, 2005 at 15:35:47 -0700, Bryan O'Sullivan wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-08-31 at 14:53 +0200, Jan Hudec wrote:
> 
> > Now you don't need to record directories per se, but you need to record
> > renames as renames of directories and not as renames of all files within (as
> > that would not rename the new file).
> 
> You need to recognise that everything in one directory got renamed to
> everything in another, and honour that during a merge.  This is a weaker
> statement, but still sufficient, and implies less about what the
> underlying representation needs to be.

The two quotes above say exactly the same in different words.

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						 Jan 'Bulb' Hudec <bulb at ucw.cz>
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