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Re: Subversion, decentralized version control, and the future.

From: David Glasser <glasser_at_mit.edu>
Date: 2007-07-05 15:03:38 CEST

On 7/5/07, C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net> wrote:

> 1. all that flexibility makes it harder for Subversion and other third-party
> tools to recognize and treat a directory copy as a branch. Common questions
> like, "What tags exist?" can't be answered unless the answering system first
> understands the policy used to denote tags in a given repository ("stuff
> immediately under /tags"; "stuff immediately under an immediate subdirectory
> of /tags"; ...)

... and as an extension of this, it leads directly to the whole "no
project-wide configuration" can of worms.

--dave

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David Glasser | glasser_at_mit.edu | http://www.davidglasser.net/
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