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Re: Changelists: the next generation

From: Augie Fackler <durin42_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-10-13 18:55:52 CEST

On Oct 13, 2007, at 11:41 AM, Danny van Heumen wrote:

> Jack Repenning wrote:
>> --no-changelist: an option that can be used anywhere a changelist
>> can be
>> used, which means "all the modified things that aren't in a
>> changelist."
>> An obvious use: "svn changelist --no-changelist
>> newchangelistname" to
>> mark all your currently unchangelisted changes, say before working
>> on an
>> interrupt or distraction.
>> ...
> The first idea that came to my mind when I read '--no-
> changelist' (so I
> didn' t read any further yet) was that it somehow ignores/hides the
> changelist information.
> For example say you would want to show the status of the working copy.
> With 'svn st --no-changelist' it would just show the a list of files
> without showing the corresponding change lists. (This is probably
> already possible, but that's not my point.)
>
> Maybe it's a better idea to call this option '--not-in-changelist'
> as it
> sounds less ambiguous (at least to me).

I concur - when I first saw --no-changelist I made the same incorrect
assumption.
Augie

>
> Danny
>
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