On Fri, Mar 04, 2011 at 07:05:33PM +0530, Arwin Arni wrote:
> On Friday 04 March 2011 05:15 PM, Philip Martin wrote:
> >Arwin Arni<arwin_at_collab.net> writes:
> >>On Friday 04 March 2011 04:52 PM, Philip Martin wrote:
> >>>Arwin Arni<arwin_at_collab.net> writes:
> >>>>Post this fix, I noticed that **merge --dry-run** throws an
> >>>>interactive conflict resolution dialog and create the merge-left and
> >>>>merge-right files.
> >>>Does this apply to all files or just binary files?
> >>This applies only to binary files. For text files (dry-run), no
> >>conflict resolution dialog, no left/right files..
> >So dry-run on a text-file conflict gives notification but no resolution
> >and no wc mods?
> Absolutely right.
> >That sounds sensible, and I think binary files should
> >do the same.
> Yes, I too think so. But post r1075802 this behaviour has changed
> and none of the regression tests catch this because they don't do a
> run_and_verify_merge with dry_run as TRUE in the "binary merge with
> conflict" scenario.
The test added in r1075802 doesn't involve a merge conflict.
So just making it use run_and_verify_merge isn't enough to make it
check for this problem.
I think we should add a new test for this.
Received on 2011-03-04 23:22:42 CET