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Re: branching (was: Re: delta metric)

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_galois.collab.net>
Date: 2001-03-12 12:11:33 CET

Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org> writes:
> We don't even *have* branches at the user level, do we? Was there going to
> be something more than "just copy it somewhere else" ? Hmm. I guess there
> are three possibilities:
>
> 1) we do nothing. the user explicitly copies.
> 2) the user thinks they are branching, but underneath we're just copying
> 3) "something" different happens for a branch
>
>
> IMO, option (1) is where we ought to head.
>
> We can certainly recommend a "best practices" of a tree that looks like:
>
> /
> main/
> tags/
> branches/
>
> And let people just work within that "typical" layout.

I think (1) is what we agreed on, too, yeah.

-K
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:25 2006

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