What is a "rich-root"?

Parth Malwankar parth.malwankar at gmail.com
Thu Apr 9 02:26:29 BST 2009

On Thu, 09 Apr 2009 06:31:44 +0530, Matt Doran <matt.doran at papercut.com>  

> Hi there,
> I've been playing with bzr over the past few months, evaluating it as a  
> replacement for svn. I see a lot of talk about rich-roots and I know it  
> is required for bzr-svn.   Does anyone have a layman's description of  
> what they are, and how they differ from standard formats?    What can it  
> store that non-rich-roots can't?

Hi Matt,

I had a somewhat related question that was answered here:


> It's probably not anything that I need to understand as a user ... but  
> I'm curious. ;)
> Regards,
> Matt

More information about the bazaar mailing list