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From "Pier P. Fumagalli" <>
Subject Re: some mod_jk questions/proposals
Date Sat, 26 Aug 2000 07:40:10 GMT
Paul Speed wrote:
> "Pier P. Fumagalli" wrote:
> >
> > Great... And when you're done, if you want to send me the list of files
> > and how those have been moved, I might move them on locus without
> > loosing the revision history.
>         Slightly off topic... but we used to do this for our projects.
> The problem is that you have to be kind of careful I guess.  We needed
> to branch an old revision and found out that we couldn't because files
> that we manually moved required source changes in Makefiles and other
> files.  We forever lost the ability to recreate source snapshots of
> prior to the move.  Now we always remove and re-add... we just make
> sure the initial comment mentions the old file.  An imperfect solution
> at best.
>         I really wish that CVS had a move semantic.  Oh well, it may
> not have as much impact on this C code as it would on Java code.

Good point... And also Alex changed something in the sources for the
files, so, I'm just leaving things as they are in the repository...


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