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Re: Reality check

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_red-bean.com>
Date: 2007-12-06 05:19:18 CET

Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> writes:
> IMNSHO, we should first support the mainstream CM paradigm, then worry
> about edge cases such as yours. Having the branch and directory
> namespaces conflated is sexy for small projects but horror on
> moderate-sized ones. And on large projects, you end up inventing branch
> namespace hierarchy where the tool doesn't support it.

I'm all for distinguishing formally between branches and copies, but
I'm not at all convinced it's problematic to have branches live in the
directory hierarchy. Kind of the opposite: I've liked it so far!

This may be because I lack some important bit of experience. If so,
and if you have that experience, Branko, please share...

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