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RE: Documentation suggested to clearer state restrictions to merg ing
RE: Documentation suggested to clearer state restrictions to merg ing removed files
Thu, 7 Dec 2000 16:09:02 -0600
Derek Price wrote:
> Yes you can - 4 way merges aren't necessary. What you're actually
> assuming is
> that all a merge cares about is the differences between the greatest
> ancester (gca) of newtag and the destination. In the simple backout case
> simplifies to newtag:
[...brain-hurting text omitted...]
> All the other cases I could come up with simplify into one of the above.
[smc] Um, yeah, what he said, "Hmmm." Oww. My brain hurts.
I'll have to think about htat one some, but it seems to make sense.