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Re: PostgreSQL Developer meeting minutes up

From: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Aidan Van Dyk <aidan(at)highrise(dot)ca>
Cc: Markus Wanner <markus(at)bluegap(dot)ch>, Heikki Linnakangas <heikki(dot)linnakangas(at)enterprisedb(dot)com>, Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>, Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net>, PostgreSQL-development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: PostgreSQL Developer meeting minutes up
Date: 2009-05-29 15:42:09
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Aidan Van Dyk wrote:

> Yes, but the point is you want an exact replica of CVS right?  You're
> git repo should have $PostgreSQL$ and the cvs export/checkout (you do
> use -kk right) should also have $PostgreSQL$.
> The 3 parsecvs errors were that it *didn't* recognoze the strange
> $PostgreSQL ... Exp $ expansion that cvs did.

Huh, no -- I agree that $OpenBSD$ etc should remain (we don't munge them
anyway), but $PostgreSQL$, $Id$, $Revision$ etc tags are best gone
because, as Markus says, their expansion interferes with content hashing.

Alvaro Herrera                      
The PostgreSQL Company - Command Prompt, Inc.

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