.bzrignore -> .bzrmeta/ignore

Robert Collins robertc at robertcollins.net
Thu Dec 3 11:34:37 GMT 2009


On Thu, 2009-12-03 at 11:33 +0200, Alexander Belchenko wrote:
> Robert Collins пишет:
> > There is another failure mode:
> > 
> > old clients will create .bzrignore even if .bzrmeta/ignore exists.
> > 
> > I'm pretty skeptical that moving .bzrignore is a good idea.
> 
> So what bad can happen if old clients don't find .bzrignore?
> They eat my cat?

You end up with two ignore files, probably the same rules in both, and
users having to teach each other about this (and probably, the one with
the older bzr is the newer user so even more confused about why
'but .bzrmeta/ignore does not work'.

-Rob
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