[p4] Simple client spec question

Chuck Karish chuck.karish at gmail.com
Sat Jul 1 07:08:30 PDT 2006


On 6/30/06, Steven W. Orr <steveo at syslang.net> wrote:
> I have the following two lines in my client spec
>
>    //depot/NSG/KG-250/jte/main/... //sorr-kg-250-t2/spmfp/jte/main/...
>    //depot/NSG/KG-250/spmfp/main/... //sorr-kg-250-t2/spmfp/...
>
> I found that the spmfp/jte dir never got created. I screwed around and
> tried switching the order and that fixed it.

When you have two lines in a view that map the same location
the last one wins.

The advice I routinely give users about overlapping mappings is
"Don't do it."  This is second only to deleting open files as a source
of confusion.

-- 
Chuck Karish   karish at well.com   (415) 317-0182



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