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Re: svn checkpoint: r27213 - checkpoints/relative-externals

From: Blair Zajac <blair_at_orcaware.com>
Date: 2007-10-16 16:09:51 CEST

Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
> On 10/16/07, blair@tigris.org <blair@tigris.org> wrote:
>> Author: blair
>> Date: Tue Oct 16 06:58:40 2007
>> New Revision: 27213
>>
>> Log:
>> Initialized merge tracking via "svnmerge" with revisions "1-27141" from
>> http://svn.collab.net/repos/svn/trunk
>
> So now you're using svnmerge.py to carefully keep your 'checkpoint' in
> sync with trunk. At this point, how is it any different from a
> feature branch? Is it just the fact that you don't want to write
> structured log messages or have people review the code?
>
> I guess I can understand using /checkpoints as a general anarchy
> dumping-ground to make backups of patches, but this sort of blurs the
> line. Why not just make a feature branch and ask folks not to review
> it yet?

I know, it's turning out that way, not really what I wanted :)

My original intention to using it was to dump the patch somewhere while I worked
out one issue and wrote a real log message, which is my intention to finish this
morning.

Blair

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