[darcs-users] Re: announcing darcs 1.0.0

Catalin Marinas catalin.marinas at arm.com
Wed Nov 10 13:43:53 UTC 2004


David Roundy <droundy at abridgegame.org> writes:
> On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 05:44:30PM +0000, Catalin Marinas wrote:
>> Error! Duplicate patch name:
>> Sun Sep 12 08:19:43 BST 2004  torvalds
>>   tagged 4143c04fFgePcO9KmuxpHSClP4PzqQ
>
> Argh.  Thanks for pointing this out!  There an error in the conversion
> script that recorded the same tag twice.  :( I believe I've fixed it now.
> A darcs check is still running, though (and it's not even a --complete
> check).

A related question - why is this tagging needed? It is the unique
bkrev id. Well, maybe it is needed, in case somebody wants to retrieve
a patch using it but I don't thinks so.

The time shown doesn't seem to be the GMT one:

Mon Nov  8 08:45:33 GMT 2004  blaisorblade_spam
  tagged 418eebddFHdKiyNuIIU3RVlzi94H7A

but it is 03:45:33 +0000 in BKCVS.

Another thing, "darcs changes" shows the above tag without any patch
following it but BKCVS has the following log corresponding to it (cvs
log ChangeSet):

revision 1.23918
date: 2004-11-08 03:45:33 +0000;  author: blaisorblade_spam;  state: Exp;  lines: +0 -0
[PATCH] uml: fix symbol conflict in linking
.........................

Do you use the ChangeSet file logs or you do a global log and match
the logical revisions?

Catalin





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