[darcs-users] bug (or confused user) report: how do I get rid of a patch?

David Roundy droundy at abridgegame.org
Sun May 16 11:24:58 UTC 2004


On Sun, May 16, 2004 at 07:16:35AM -0400, zooko at zooko.com wrote:
> 
> > > Skipping dependent patch:
> > > Sun May  9 15:58:39 EDT 2004  ash at ash.de
> > >   * extirpate libz*
> > > Cancelling unrecord since no patch was selected.
> > 
> > This means that there is a patch which your recorded since "extirpate"
> > which depends on the "extirpate" patch.
> 
> Ah -- then I agree that the error message was confusing.  I thought it was
> saying that "extirpate libz*" was dependent on something else.

Right, that would make sense--that's what dependednt means.  I've just
changed it to "depended-upon patch".  It's a bit awkward, but also more
correct.
-- 
David Roundy
http://www.abridgegame.org




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