Last day to vote/reject on proposed EOL names

Ian Clatworthy ian.clatworthy at
Thu Apr 2 13:19:54 BST 2009

Mark Hammond wrote:

> The problem is that bzr may guess it should change my content underneath
> me.  Semi-smart editors (ie, too dumb to fix copy-paste EOLs, but smart
> enough to notice changes underneath them) which are running when the
> tree is updated may report the file was changed causing confusion for
> the user.

The tree doesn't get updated. It will convert content on the way in.
It will convert content on an initial checkout. It does *not* apply
write filtering post commit.

This is explained in 'bzr help content-filters' IIRC.

Ian C.

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