Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman@newton.ch.collab.net> writes:

*> A comment from svn_fs.h:
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*> > Since revision numbers increase by one each time a delta is added,
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*> > we can compute how many deltas separate two related node revisions
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*> > simply by comparing their ID's. For example, the distance between
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*> > 100.10.3.2 and 100.12 is the distance from 100.10.3.2 to their
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*> > common ancestor, 100.10 (two deltas), plus the distance from 100.10
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*> > to 100.12 (two deltas).
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*> This metric really isn't true anymore is it? I mean we can't really
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*> say (in the example above) that the two node revisions are 4 deltas
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*> apart, because we can have "holes" in our nodes table, right?
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Can you give me an example of the sort of hole you have in mind?

Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:25 2006