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Re: svn commit: r21921 - trunk/notes

From: Blair Zajac <blair_at_orcaware.com>
Date: 2006-10-14 02:20:32 CEST

kfogel@tigris.org wrote:
> Author: kfogel
> Date: Fri Oct 13 15:34:12 2006
> New Revision: 21921
>
> Log:
> * notes/incomplete-directories.txt: Bring up-to-date with current
> status. Also, reorganize document into sections with a TOC.
>
>
> Modified:
> trunk/notes/incomplete-directories.txt
>
> Modified: trunk/notes/incomplete-directories.txt
> URL: http://svn.collab.net/viewvc/svn/trunk/notes/incomplete-directories.txt?pathrev=21921&r1=21920&r2=21921
> ==============================================================================
> --- trunk/notes/incomplete-directories.txt (original)
> +++ trunk/notes/incomplete-directories.txt Fri Oct 13 15:34:12 2006
> @@ -1,240 +1,380 @@
> Implementing Incomplete Directory Support in SVN
>
> -=*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*= =*=
> + #########################################################################
> + ### ###
> + ### Note: Although this feature was called "incomplete directories" ###
> + ### while under development, we might want to call it something ###
> + ### else when it goes live. "Incomplete" makes it sound like ###
> + ### there's something wrong with the directory, something missing. ###
> + ### Perhaps "sparse directories" or "partial directories" would be ###
> + ### less user-frightening. ###

We've been calling them "sparse directories" or "sparse checkouts".

I would call them sparse checkouts, since you can't really have a sparse
directory, since a directory by itself is always whole and complete :)

Regards,
Blair

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