hg annotate confused by branches

Stefan Ring e9725446 at student.tuwien.ac.at
Wed Mar 12 06:26:52 CDT 2008

Benoit Boissinot <benoit.boissinot <at> ens-lyon.org> writes:

> Using the slow path (reading changelog+manifest) could correct this, but
> it would be *slow* for big repos.

What would be slow? The annotate or the commit?

> Otherwise I think it is possible to
> store duplicates entries in the index and have a DAG based on rev
> numbers (the nodeid might be shared by different rev numbers). But it
> involves some important modifications in hg.

I would definitely vote for that but somehow I expect that this won't be a very
popular opinion...

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