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Re: Re (4): collection version resources

From: <Tim_Ellison@uk.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2001 09:15:25 +0000
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I agree with Greg that simpler uses of workspace are feasible.

Tim


Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org> on 2001-01-16 05:42:04 AM

Please respond to Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>

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On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 08:01:11PM -0500, Geoffrey M. Clemm wrote:
>...
> But this does raise a good point wrt the "workspace option".  Workspaces
> are designed so that "baselining" and "merging" would be unambiguous.
> Which means that there is not much point implementing workspaces if
> you are not implementing baselining or merging.
>
> I'm tempted to suggest that we define the workspace option as implying
> support for both the "baseline option" and the "merge option".  Does
> anyone object?

I could create a workspace, populate it, checkout a resource, modify it,
then check it back in. Maybe hop over to the "public" VCR and update it.

Who says that I need baselines or merging? So, I'd say "I object" until
there appears to be a good reason for requiring one or the other.

Cheers,
-g

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Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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