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Re: [Gnumed-devel] code location framework

From: Karsten Hilbert
Subject: Re: [Gnumed-devel] code location framework
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 10:12:12 +0200
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> >BTW if -P hides empty directories, it will also hide any
> > > directories established in advance to hold files once they are
> >> developed.
> >Bad practice IMO. By the time you'd be using the directories
> >you'll be wanting to call them differently.
> True. It's only that if people create a directory too hastily, it is 
> irreversible, yes?
Yes. Unless you have shell level access to the machine with
the repository - where you can remove those directories

> So maybe the point should be that once people develop something they 
> wish to contribute, and if they are *tempted* to create a new 
> directory, they should hold off briefly until posting to the list 
> what they have in mind. That way, someone might say "oh, we already 
> have a place for that" or "it would be better to instead"...
Sounds good. OTOH, test_area/ is there to suffer a new
directory or two.

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