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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] OMPI Mercurial read-only mirror
From: Terry Dontje (Terry.Dontje_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-05-03 07:23:23


Roland Dreier wrote:
> > Can I make a /tmp branch from the hg read-only branch that is not tied
> > to the svn /tmp branches.
>
> Why do you want to do that?
>
> Mercurial is a fully distributed system, so you could just start
> committing to one of your local copies of the repository, and I can't
> see anything missing that a /tmp branch would give you.
>
> - R.
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Same reason you do an SVN tmp branch. So others (outside of my
employer's WAN) can actually clone the branch and try it out before you
push it back to the repository.

--td