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Re: copy-planz.txt

From: Greg Hudson <ghudson_at_mit.edu>
Date: 2001-11-16 16:11:05 CET

On 16 Nov 2001 cmpilato@collab.net wrote:
> > What if dst_path/{basename src_path} already exists?
>
> Replace or bomb out. We don't have an easy way to query "Are you
> sure?", so maybe bombing out would be best.

With files, we replace. Consistency seems like a win. Automatically
replacing a directory sounds dangerous, but, well, we are a version
control system; it's not like we ever lose data. (Although data in a
working copy could be lost, I suppose.)

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