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Re: default of tag operation is HEAD revision of repository ?

From: Bernhard Merkle <bernhard.merkle_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2008 12:41:36 -0700 (PDT)

On 18 Jun., 19:36, Stefan Küng <tortoise..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Gleason, Todd wrote:
> > Cool as that sounds, it seems like a race condition. If you're
> > expecting the HEAD to get tagged regardless of your WC, and you go
> > ahead with the operation right as it changes to denote your working
> > copy, it sounds like you get your working copy's version instead of
> > HEAD.
>
> Well, you have to edit the target url first. And any edit on that dialog
> discards the thread.

well, I think the behaviour is not obvious for the user. please keep
things simple. Why not offer tag working copy by default ?

the current implemented solution seem a bit overcomplicated for me.
changing the gui behind the scenes (or when the thread has finished)
is definitely irritating for the user. I do not know much GUI apps
which do this.

Berni

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