Re: Yet another linux filesytem: with version control

From: Jerome de Vivie (
Date: Mon Jul 23 2001 - 17:19:24 EST

Rik van Riel a écrit :
> On Mon, 23 Jul 2001, Larry McVoy wrote:
> > b) Filesystem support for SCM is really a flawed approach.
> Agreed. I mean, how can you cleanly group changesets and
> versions with a filesystem level "transparent" SCM ?

With label !

In my initial post, i have explain that labels are used to
identify individual files AND are also uses to select for
each files of a set, one version (= select a configuration).
It works !

> The goal of an SCM is to _manage_ versions and changesets,
> if it doesn't do that we're back at CVS's "every file its
> own versioning and to hell with manageability" ...

versioning is yet a first step.


Jerome de Vivie 	jerome . de - vivie @ wanadoo . fr
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