Call for testing of colocated branch support in

Eli Zaretskii eliz at
Fri Jan 20 14:30:09 UTC 2012

> Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2012 12:57:03 +0100
> From: Jelmer Vernooij <jelmer at>
> CC: bazaar <bazaar at>
> >>> This is great news, but is it wise to put in 2.5.0 something that
> >>> (AFAIK) was not in any of the 2.5 beta releases?
> >>>
> >>> Apologies if I'm missing something.
> >> The development-colo format has been in the 2.5 series since one of the
> >> earlier betas. It's basically the same thing as 2a except that it has a
> >> different format string, and an extra directory "branches" which gets
> >> created as soon as you create colocated branches.
> > I meant the 2a format _after_ the merge.  That one was never seen in
> > the 2.5 series, right?
> It was, under the name "development-colo". There is no other difference 
> between that format and 2a as it exists in at the moment.

Then what is the essence of "merging" it into 2a?

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