[darcs-users] some darcs comments from Johan Tibell

Trent W. Buck trentbuck at gmail.com
Sat Dec 26 04:09:46 UTC 2009

Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
>>>> * Incrementally building up the next commit using a staging area.
>> For haskell libraries, --builddir /var/tmp/staging ?
> That's not what he means.  He's talking about using the index, eg.
> $ gnuclient a.h a.c     # change prototype and implementation of foo
> $ git add a.h a.c
> $ gnuclient b.c         # update calls to foo
> $ git add b.c
> $ git commit -m "Improve foo and update callers."

Wouldn't that make it rather like

    edit a.h a.c
    darcs rec -am STAGING a.h a.c
    edit b.c
    darcs ame -a b.c <<<y
    darcs ame -m 'Improve foo and update callers.' <<<yd

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