Jeff King <> writes:

> On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 11:04:21AM +0200, Andreas Schwab wrote:
>> > If you run only the bzr half of your command and inspect the output, you
>> > will see that the file in question is mentioned twice.  Once in a commit
>> > on "refs/heads/master" that renames into it from another file:
>> >
>> >   R 
>> > freeplane_plugin_spreadsheet/src/org/freeplane/plugin/spreadsheet/
>> >     
>> > freeplane_plugin_formula/src/org/freeplane/plugin/formula/
>> That same revision also removes it, but is uses the original name for
>> the deletion (the bzr revision actually renames the containing
>> directory).  That's probably what confuses git fast-import.
>> [...]
>> The output contains these lines:
>> R a/b b/b
>> D a/b
>> Changing the second line to D b/b fixes the bug.
> Yeah, I agree that is problematic. But I do not think it is a
> fast-import bug, but rather bogus output generated by bzr fast-export (I
> am not clear from what you wrote above if you are considering it a bug
> that fast-import is confused). It seems nonsensical to mention a file
> both as a rename source and as deleted in the same revision, and
> certainly I would not expect an importer to deduce a link between the
> second line and b/b.

IMHO fast-import should raise an error in this case, like it does when
you switch the lines.


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