[darcs-devel] [issue1400] unrecorded changes lost when renaming and replacing a non standard token?

Eric Kow bugs at darcs.net
Wed Aug 26 12:45:14 UTC 2009

Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net> added the comment:

On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 11:54:21 +0000, Ashley Moran wrote:
> When I run your latest test (in darcs 2.2), I get a backup file  
> containing the missing data.  BUT, when I put the move back in, I get  
> data loss.  So it appears to be just move+replace causing it, and the  
> token string was a red herring.
> Do you see the same behaviour as me?

Nope. I get the data loss with or without the move.  I agree that
--token-spec is a red herring, but it sounds like you need --force here
(although if you could simplify that to just plain old replace, great!)

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