[etoys-dev] Patches for etoysinbox

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Sat Sep 11 08:49:48 EDT 2010

On 11.09.2010, at 13:39, K. K. Subramaniam wrote:

> On Saturday 11 Sep 2010 4:31:04 pm Bert Freudenberg wrote:
>> Monticello always works on snapshots of the full package, not on
>> changesets. But the inbox repo is empty so when comparing your snapshot to
>> the inbox, it shows you all methods.
> This is what I saw. 
>> However, a few days ago I changed MC to show you the list of methods that
>> are changed compared to the package's ancestor right in the save dialog.
>> That shows the right thing even when submitting to the inbox (as long as
>> the parent of this version is in the etoys repo).
> This is very helpful. Thanks. There is a lag of few seconds when checking 
> Changes before the "snapshotting ..." message appears (latency?). With this 
> patch, I don't have to suffer it twice.
>> Does that make sense?
> Yes. So the only step which is different between core dev and others is in 
> choosing the repo while saving the changes?

Yes. You have to be even more careful of course when committing to the official repository. With great power comes great responsibility :)

- Bert -

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