[MERGE/RFC] Userdoc Driven Design on the Bazaar 2.0 UI
Matthew D. Fuller
fullermd at over-yonder.net
Thu Apr 16 16:11:33 BST 2009
On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 12:39:12AM -0400 I heard the voice of
Stefan Monnier, and lo! it spake thus:
> > The second case requires explicit linkage. Well, there are two other
> > options. One is a hard-defined location for The Repo in any given
> > environment. "All your branches use ~/.bazaar/repo". That sucks.
> > The other is a rule-defined location. "Branch /x/y/z uses
> > ~/.bazaar/repo/x/y/z". That sucks harder. So explicit it is. All
> > the aforementioned problems are inherited, and the fact that nobody
> > else does this suggests that it's may not be a fruitful or desirable
> > road to explore.
> Actually, IIUC, mtn does it this way.
No it doesn't. mtn branches don't point at a repo and say "I'm in
there". Branches are internal objects in the repo. mtn's structure
is conceptually pretty much the same as bzr's "branch in a repo over
THERE, lightweight checkout over HERE" setup.
Matthew Fuller (MF4839) | fullermd at over-yonder.net
Systems/Network Administrator | http://www.over-yonder.net/~fullermd/
On the Internet, nobody can hear you scream.
More information about the bazaar