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Re: Thanks and a global versioning question; WAS:: Help: XML Parser e rror, Date Conversion failed

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-03-23 20:34:04 CET

On Tue, 2004-03-23 at 13:26, Crucius, Wesley wrote:

> On a side note, what do you think of the idea of a post commit script that
> automatically tags every commit? My proposed users aren't going to like (or
> understand) the global revision number so I'm hoping if I use a post commit
> script to create a "YYYYMMDDHHMMSS" sort of a tag, they may never notice the
> global revision number...

Trying to make your users use Subversion without noticing/using the
global revision numbers is like asking them to drive a car after
removing the tires.

Besides, every global revision already *has* a date attached to it... so
I don't understand how it would be useful to present your users with a
directory full of subdirectories named "YYYMMDDHHMMSS"? That would be
*less* confusing?

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