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Re: [RFC] Shelving and Checkpointing

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_apache.org>
Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:57:09 +0100

Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> Julian Foad wrote on Tue, 11 Jul 2017 21:53 +0100:
>> 2. What I was thinking there is to rewrite as much of our libs as needed
>> to implement deeply integrated local branching in Svn client. The full
>> extent of what that might entail or look like is unknown.
>
> I don't understand the distinction apparent here between 'checkpointing'
> and 'local branching'. Are these two terms not synonymous?

Sorry, I didn't mean to make a distinction. "... implement deeply
integrated <whatever it takes>". Such as extra trees in the WC DB, as
envisioned in Reference 5. Svn Wiki page "Design: SavePoints"
<https://wiki.apache.org/subversion/SavePoints>, for example.

- Julian
Received on 2017-07-12 09:57:16 CEST

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