[Xapian-devel] Re: [Xapian-commits] 7759: trunk/xapian-core/ trunk/xapian-core/tests/harness/

James Aylett james-xapian at tartarus.org
Tue Feb 27 00:41:29 GMT 2007

On Mon, Feb 26, 2007 at 10:31:12PM +0000, Olly Betts wrote:

> > - it might be worth doing a big global replace at some point
> The downside of this is that it hinders SVN archeology.  It would
> add many "artificial" changes to the output of "svn annotate", and the
> last changed times for many files would end up newer than the last
> time they were really changed.  And patches against SVN HEAD are less
> likely to apply cleanly to the previous release.

Isn't there a way of telling SVN something isn't a 'significant'
update? Or am I just wishing for something that doesn't exist? :-)


  James Aylett                                                  xapian.org
  james at tartarus.org                               uncertaintydivision.org

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