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Re: Removing deleted branches from our mergeinfo

From: Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name>
Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2015 23:30:06 +0000

Stefan Fuhrmann wrote on Sat, Aug 15, 2015 at 20:18:53 +0100:
> Although we technically could, we will neither merge from
> them (using the branch_at_rev notation) nor resurrect them
> in the future. Therefore, I'd like to shave off 15k from our
> mergeinfo by removing those unused entries. List below.

15KB of space saving doesn't sound like a noticeable benefit.

> Is there a compelling reason not to do it?

Dogfooding: we shouldn't make changes to our mergeinfo that users cannot
make too. Would users be able to make such changes to their own
repositories? (without being with the internals of mergeinfo



> -- Stefan^2.
Received on 2015-08-16 01:30:17 CEST

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