[Pharo-project] MCWorkingCopy>>#uniqueVersionName

Sven Van Caekenberghe sven at beta9.be
Mon Jan 30 02:15:42 EST 2012


Lukas,

On 30 Jan 2012, at 06:53, Lukas Renggli wrote:

> Ironically this proposition would make some Monticello operations
> slower, because Monticello will need to download and open all versions
> with the same name to figure out if the ancestry matches.
> 
> Furthermore, this would subtly break many tools, because most of them
> do not look at the ancestry but only at the filename (again to make it
> fast).
> 
> Last but not least, the proposal will annoy people that want to
> integrate changes and that cannot because a file with that name is
> already in their repository.

Can we then do nothing at all ?

What about changing the naming, like adding an extra UUID to the name ?

Don't _you_ have any ideas about speeding up Monticello ?

Thx,

Sven




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