Emacs Bazaar repository
jw+debian at jameswestby.net
Fri Mar 14 13:39:10 GMT 2008
On Fri, 2008-03-14 at 14:32 +0100, Andreas Schwab wrote:
> 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 think John intended to say
"Because someone with an effective clone of your "branch A" might
have different revision numbers."
and as git doesn't use revision numbers this doesn't really apply.
bzr's revisions are also globally unique and immutable. It's just
their numbering that may change.
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