[p4] Who deleted a client

Dave Lewis dlewis at vignette.com
Thu Oct 4 15:36:15 PDT 2001


  > 
  > Don't draw directly from the third party drop tree.  Rather branch the 
  > appropriate library version into the build branch.  This obviously requires 
  > a branch for each build that you want to do on a regular basis, but since 
  > the builds should correspond to maintained products or product versions, 
  > that shouldn't be an imposition.

Well, contrast doing a branch every 2 weeks to changing a line in a client
spec...  It doesn't seem like a big win.  Its a little harder to know which
version you're using with the branch method.

[Of course, we keep the client specs checked in as text files]

I'll think about it though.

dave



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