[MERGE] bzr rm should delete the working file (Bug #82602)

Martin Pool mbp at sourcefrog.net
Fri Apr 13 08:31:12 BST 2007

On 4/13/07, John Arbash Meinel <john at arbash-meinel.com> wrote:
> > If we're going to delete it, let's just delete it.  Being "smart" is
> > often stupid.  I can't imagine why I'd want "bzr rm" to delete the file,
> > but if I did, I'd want it to delete the file ALL THE TIME.  If you're
> > trying to save me from deleting modified files, then error out if you
> > must, but don't give me inconsistent behavior.
> That was my understanding / expectation. That "bzr rm foo" would fail if
> it would delete a modified file, and you can do "bzr rm --force foo" to
> make it continue.

That was what I wanted too.  I agree that just not deleting it would be weird.


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