[darcs-users] [patch106] resolve issue1208: trackdown --bisect (complete branch...
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Sat Apr 3 13:03:56 UTC 2010
Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net> added the comment:
No objections from the Grumpy Old Man perspective.
I had some questions about what bisect really gives you wrt trackdown,
but the online help that Rado/Matthias kindly wrote clarifies that.
Bisect gives you the first patch it finds that fails, "randomly" from
the user perspective; whereas linear trackdown gives you the first patch
working backwards from HEAD. If your repository is uniformly "fail"
followed by "pass", the two are equivalent.
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