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Re: use svn:externals for build/generator/ezt.py?

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2003-10-31 16:45:44 CET

Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> writes:

> C. Michael Pilato wrote:
>
> >Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> writes:
> >
> >
> >
> >>In the end, implementing references in the FS from the start would
> >>probably have cost less...
> >>
> >>
> >
> >... and still not solve the real problem. :-)
> >
> >
> Heh. What _is_ the real problem, then?

The ability to pull sources from different filesystems and assemble
them in a working copy, with the ability to track (or not to track, if
you wish) changes in those secondary locations.

Would FS references provide this functionality? (I was assuming they
were just the equivalent of softlinks.)

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