[darcs-users] Recap: remind user of DARCS_EMAIL?

Dan Pascu dan at ag-projects.com
Wed Mar 25 14:19:39 UTC 2009

On Wednesday 25 March 2009, Eric Kow wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 14:15:34 +0200, Dan Pascu wrote:
> > Probably because none considered A as an effective solution. While
> > darcs can tell me more things, I'm still left in one of the 2 cases I
> > was in before:
> >
> > 1. Be annoyed that I have to type in the email with every new
> > repository 2. Set ~/.darcs/author and find myself that I used the
> > wrong identity for some new project.
> Right.  I agree that #2 is a problem, but I think we should try and
> tackle #1 first by making it more apparent that you can set
> ~/.darcs/author to get out of it.  My hope is that as more people

While I don't disagree with being better informed of what one can do is a 
good thing, in the end getting out of #1 means getting into #2 ;)

> take advantage of this option, a solution to #2 becomes easier to
> motivate.


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