[darcs-users] sans-server workflow
kowey at darcs.net
Tue Apr 27 12:34:15 UTC 2010
On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 00:44:38 -0400, Keith Sheppard wrote:
> Hi, I wrote a how-to post on using darcs to collaborate without a repo
> server. I'm no darcs expert though so please let me know if something
> needs changing.
You may be also interested in the context file mechanism, if you're
not already familiar with it.
You can send against a context file, which stands in as a substitute
for another repository.
(darcs changes --context is what you're looking for)
Incidentally, the .dpatch files that darcs send generates also double as
context files, so if somebody sends me a patch against (say)
http://darcs.net and I want to see exactly what the patch looks like
from their point of view, I can do something like
darcs get http://darcs.net --context foo.dpatch
darcs apply -i foo.dpatch
darcs diff --last=4
Eric Kow <http://www.nltg.brighton.ac.uk/home/Eric.Kow>
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