Experiences with Bazaar in a Commercial Environment

Alexander Belchenko bialix at ukr.net
Tue Feb 21 10:10:47 UTC 2012

John Arbash Meinel пишет:
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> On 2/20/2012 10:15 PM, Martin Pool wrote:
>> Thanks for writing that up in detail.
>> In retrospect the "watch for changes" feature in Explorer should 
>> have been obviously something that would interact with file
>> locking on Windows, and we should have probably left it off by
>> default. Perhaps this is a Unixy assumption that it's safe to read
>> any file any time. Perhaps we should still change it?
>> I think the folder tracking thing is mostly a problem of how 
>> orphans and conflicts are handled, though I see your point that
>> the feature does not have much benefit on your tree to
>> counterbalance the problems.
> Wasn't there a patch that allowed you to set unknown files as
> deletable, which allowed those dirs to get automatically deleted after
> all, which would prevent them from hanging around to get triggered
> into .moved.
> I thought Vincent worked on that.

bzr 2.4.2 moves ignored files to bzr-orphan if you add the line

bzr.transform.orphan_policy = move

to bazaar.conf. I wish that be default.	
It's not easily discoverable IMO.

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