[darcs-users] Feedback on hunk splitting with Darcs 2.4 beta 1

Petr Rockai me at mornfall.net
Tue Jan 19 00:52:52 UTC 2010


Ganesh Sittampalam <ganesh at earth.li> writes:
>> (It's quite likely there's something I don't understand about darcs, since
>> sometime I used 'darcs send' and it put some old draft patches of mine that
>> weren't in the current repo into the "context" of the patch, thus making the
>> patches unusable by upstream.)
>
> This might be caused by a dependency of some form, or it might be caused by
> darcs send being too eager at picking up context. I'm not sure what darcs send
> does to decide what the context should be.
I think this is likely due to using -o/-O against a "wrong" repository
(a local branch with draft patches in it). By default, send works
against defaultrepo and if you use -o/-O, it is not clear that this is
not the one you intended.

Yours,
   Petr.


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