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RE: [Subclipse-dev] open resource from change path list

From: Ian Brockbank <Ian.Brockbank_at_wolfsonmicro.com>
Date: 2005-06-21 16:22:36 CEST

Hi Eugene,

> > What is the difference between an Eclipse "CVS commit set" and a
> > Subversion revision?
>
> I look at CVS commit set as a logical group of changes which is
> belong to some specific activity, change or refactoring.

That is exactly my understanding of the purpose of an atomic commit,
which as I (and Mark) have said, is built into Subversion (and indeed
most modern RCSs). If you want to call something "commit sets",
please define it for Subversion as "the changes which make up a
given revision". They really are a hack (however neat) to try to
make CVS work slightly more like a proper RCS.

Cheers,

Ian Brockbank
Applications Software Team Leader
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Received on Wed Jun 22 00:22:36 2005

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