Emacs Bazaar repository

Andreas Schwab schwab at suse.de
Fri Mar 14 13:32:35 GMT 2008

John Arbash Meinel <john at arbash-meinel.com> writes:

> The other thing is that these numbers are going to be permanently
> different for the two branches. Which means that you can't refer to
> "revno 4 in branch A". Because someone with an effective clone of your
> "branch A" might have different revisions.

With git revisions are globally unique.  Pulling from a different
repository does not change revisions in any way.

> (I believe 'git log' defaults to showing the log based on a local sort
> by date. Neither one tries to figure out that A1 and A2 were merged into
> tip, which is another step that 'bzr log' does.)

I don't understand what "trying to figure out that ... were merged"
means.  If there is a merge commit git just shows it as such.


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