[Nitro] Devlab and Facets-1.4.2

Bryan Soto bryan.a.soto at gmail.com
Mon Jun 26 20:06:38 EDT 2006


On 6/23/06, Jonas Pfenniger <zimba.tm at gmail.com> wrote:
> > You can use tailor as a bridge between subversion and darcs. That's
> > our current plan. Unfortunately, there is a bug in darcs that affects
> > one of our patches that's preventing us from using it. Somehow, we
> > have a patch that both adds and removes the same set of files and the
> > command tailor uses to sync the two repos doesn't list the adds. It
> > doesn't appear to be a common problem though.
>
> Almost correct. Tailor works only with Darcs 1.0.7, which is now
> masked in Gentoo (the distro on which devlab runs). Tailor has other
> bugs (related to how darcs and svn handle file moves because darcs is
> too smart :-) that prevent going further but I've seen that the
> project's bug tracker has moved quite a bit these times so I might
> give a try again.
>

As a reminder zimba, with the current nitro/og repo, if you begin with
0.30.0 rather than INITIAL, you sacrifice history but get a working
tailor config. I don't know if people would be willing to make that
sacrifice, but I'll throw it out.


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