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Re: Obliterate questions

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_btopenworld.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Nov 2009 02:04:58 +0000

Julian Foad wrote:
> Philip Martin wrote:
> > Given the similarities between commit and obliterate should obliterate
> > get all three (start-, pre-, post-) hooks? Should the pre- hook get
> > the txn ID as a parameter rather than the obliterate set on stdin?
> Hmm, that sounds a very good idea. Thanks. Consistency is a Good Thing.

Ah... but what is the point? For a commit, the point is you can avoid
transferring all the new file content if the test you want to make can
be done with only the info known at the earlier time.

I can't see any such distinction to be made with obliterate.

- Julian

Received on 2009-11-14 03:05:17 CET

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