[darcs-users] darcs patch: added regression test for issue1632

Petr Rockai me at mornfall.net
Wed Oct 14 09:30:36 UTC 2009


"Sittampalam, Ganesh" <ganesh.sittampalam at credit-suisse.com> writes:
> Eric Kow wrote:
>> It'd be great if gitit could be clever and say "oh look, a darcs mv
>> patch; why don't I just add a redirect?" but that may be fairly
>> tricky to implement...  
>
> A broken links checker that people could run when making changes in the
> repo might be a simple alternative.
I think the primary use-case for redirects is for links from outside into the
wiki. However, since git doesn't have a notion of rename (at least not in a
rigorous sense), this probably won't work very well for gitit in general.

Yours,
   Petr.


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