[darcs-users] [patch72] resolve issue1624 break global cache upinto subdirectories

Trent W. Buck twb at cybersource.com.au
Mon Jan 11 11:17:15 UTC 2010

"Sittampalam, Ganesh" <ganesh.sittampalam at credit-suisse.com> writes:

> Trent W. Buck wrote:
>> Reinier Lamers <tux_rocker at reinier.de> writes:
>>> Op woensdag 23 december 2009 12:00 schreef je:
>>>> Have you already applied this? I may have found a bug on it.
>>> I considered applying it tonight, but it raised some more questions
>>> on IRC: 
>>>   [21:26] <Heffalump> it effectively throws away the existing cache,
>>> right? 
>> My ~/ (including ~/.cache/darcs) is shared between hosts over NFS.
>> Suppose that host a has darcs 2.0.2, b has 2.3.1 and c has 2.4.0. 
>> Does this mean that 
>>     c$ darcs get http://darcs.net
>> will delete all the cache files that a and b understand?
> By "effectively throws away", I meant "won't read them so they're
> useless".

Good-o, I will stop panicking :-)

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