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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: [PATCH] configure.in.in
Date Wed, 22 Dec 1999 11:30:43 GMT
"Roy T. Fielding" wrote:
> 
> >> If a person wants the history, they can use the initial checkin comment to
> >> go to the other file and its history.
> 
> It isn't that simple.  What I usually need to do is compare the
> differences between the code in two revisions, and doing that across
> two files without history is a pain in the ass.

I can certainly sympathise with that, but my primary aim is to make it
so that if I "rewind time" with CVS, then time is rewound correctly.
That means that comparing versions across the rename boundary is a pain
(but not a huge one - check out the tree twice and use diff).

Cheers,

Ben.

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