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Re: Is label support in future release?

From: Alan Barrett <apb_at_cequrux.com>
Date: 2006-11-18 08:02:26 CET

On Sat, 18 Nov 2006, Les Mikesell wrote:
> Back up to the previous example where it was considered a problem
> that a user might commit his change, then someone else might commit
> before he copied to a tag, and copying the revision number given by
> his commit to a tag was suggested as a solution. What if someone else
> did their commit just before this user instead? The tag still ends up
> including something he doesn't know about.

You would have got (or will soon get) the commit email reporting the
other person's change. You can browse the commit logs. You might or
might not have got a "WC is out of date" error when you committed.

> If you make the tag from the working copy you know (and perhaps even
> have tested...) exactly what is there.

Fair point. But I'd still prefer to do the testing with a
non-mixed-revision WC, and do an URL to URL copy.

--apb (Alan Barrett)

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