[darcs-users] darcs patch: Test for issue1584, the optimize --upgra... (and 2 more)

Ganesh Sittampalam ganesh at earth.li
Wed Sep 23 20:25:58 UTC 2009

On Tue, 22 Sep 2009, Eric Kow wrote:

> I believe this version addresses the easy issues.
> Wed Sep  2 08:00:31 CEST 2009  Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net>
>  * Test for issue1584, the optimize --upgrade feature.
> Tue Sep 22 22:11:49 CEST 2009  Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net>
>  * Resolve issue1584: Provide optimize --upgrade command.
>  This can be used for an inplace upgrade to the latest hashed format.
>  Right now it only handles old-fashioned => hashed, but there may be
>  future format changes for which this can be reused.

I've applied these two, but they broke the manual:

> compiling darcs_print.tex...
> darcs_print.tex:5819: \verb ended by end of line.
> darcs_print.tex:5819: leading text: ...verb!darcs optimize' performs an inplace

I suggest you fix that and just push it without review.

> Tue Sep 22 22:12:31 CEST 2009  Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net>
>  * Resolve issue1583: on darcs get, suggest upgrading source repo to hashed.

This one needs the version number bumping since --upgrade didn't make it 
into 2.3.1:

> Converting old-fashioned repository to hashed format...
> *******************************************************************************
> Fetching a hashed repository would be faster.  Perhaps you could persuade
> the maintainer to run darcs optimize --upgrade with darcs 2.3.1 or higher?
> *******************************************************************************

Are we aiming for a 2.3.2 with it in, or should it just say 2.4.0?


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