Emacs Bazaar repository

Andreas Schwab schwab at suse.de
Fri Mar 14 13:05:40 GMT 2008

David Ingamells <david.ingamells at mapscape.eu> writes:

> When we were choosing a new CMS tool I did a similar comparison between
> mercurial and bazaar, which mercurial won easily until I discovered why:
> mercurial first uses time stamps to check for potential updates - which
> leads to lost updates if the file update happens within one second of the
> checkout. bazaar is more thorough when checking for changes - this costs
> time but is much safer.

But it shouldn't result in a 60 seconds delay.


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