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Sat Apr 27 07:51:12 CEST 2013
On Sat, Apr 27, 2013 at 2:24 AM, Andre Klärner <kandre at ak-online.be> wrote:
> madduck's last mail reminded me about something I struggeled with when I
> started using vcsh and read about all that mr-related stuff.
> One of my first impressions was, that one could register a vcsh-repo with
> mr quite easily with "mr register" but it seems to only work with regular
I (obviously) prefer my approach, but Joey introduced lazy repos into mr in
the meantime so I fear my approach may remain a step child. Maybe it's time
to admit defeat and split vcsh's mr layout into "new user" and "advanced
Has someone an idea how this might be possible to achieve?
> Also I thought about a "vcsh clone --register-with-mr $URL" if that might
> be easier.
That looks icky to parse in POSIX shell, but doable.
Also I found it quite hard to understand how to use mr to clone and
> maintain my repositories, and I think I still got it not totally right and
> simply stopped the trying over and over each time testing with a new user..
> If one of you wants to point me to my errors:
This still uses a lot of workarounds that used to be needed but not any
more. If you make this cloneable, I will fix it for you.
Also, committing the softlinks from available.d to config.d defeats the
purpose of the modular pick & mix system.
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