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On 2004-02-02, Harrison, Andrew <andy.harrison at anite.com> wrote: > Cool, I guess that was prompted by my questions last week? There was some > concern then that this patch "might break things". Can I ask what things > might get broken and how they would break? Nothing *should* be broken, but just keep an eye on merges back and forth between branch and mainline. It works in all the cases I've tested, but there are possibly edge cases I haven't tested (deleted, resurrected file in various combinations). > Also, how does this patch handle the mergepoints? The server detects whether merging the branch and mainline results in no change to the file. If there is no difference, no mergepoint is stored on the client side. If there was a difference, and the client backs it out, the mergepoint will have been stored, and a null delta will (correctly) be commited. Or something like that. phil -- change name before "@" to "phil" for email