"Using Saved Location: foo"

Aaron Bentley aaron.bentley at utoronto.ca
Thu Apr 27 15:35:06 BST 2006

John Arbash Meinel wrote:
> But for local file URLs, it seems like it would be nicer to display the
> actual Unicode path.

Makes sense to me.

> It would save "../otherr" as the parent, even though the pull would fail.
> I changed the code to wait until the other branch has been connected,
> and then use "branch.base". Which returns the absolute path.
> Is it better to have ".bzr/branch/parent" be exactly what the user typed
> (a relative path, etc). And is it better to do it right away rather than
> after we have successfully contacted the other branch?

I think absolute paths will be correct more often, but there may be
times when relative paths make sense, e.g. branches provided over
network filesystems.


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