On Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:08:52 +0200, Mads Kiilerich wrote: > On 10/16/2016 12:29 PM, Yuya Nishihara wrote: > > On Sat, 1 Oct 2016 11:35:40 -0700, Dorian Taylor wrote: > >> is there a reason why all this testing can’t go on in $REPO/.hg? > > No idea why, but there was an attempt to move check* files to .hg/cache. > > > > https://www.mercurial-scm.org/pipermail/mercurial-devel/2015-October/074885.html > > https://www.mercurial-scm.org/pipermail/mercurial-devel/2015-November/074971.html > > About that: > > I don't think this is sufficient. This case can occur, for instance, if > > someone naively copies a repo from one machine to another with a USB > > stick. Or perhaps they've done a naive recursive chmod. Then we're > > permanently stuck thinking our filesystem doesn't have exec bits. If > > our fast-path files don't have the right permissions (for who knows > > what reasons), then we have to do the entire slow path. > > I don't see how copying or chmod can trigger wrong measurement of file > system capabilities. "Wrong" files will be removed again - just like in > the old slow path. The slow path will pretty much be the existing slow > path - it will not be slower than before but it will usually not be used.
Can we distinguish "no exec bit support" with "cache/checkisexec was chmod by user" ? If a repository is copied through VFAT USB stick, exec bit could be dropped from both checkisexec and checknoexec. _______________________________________________ Mercurial mailing list Mercurial@mercurial-scm.org https://www.mercurial-scm.org/mailman/listinfo/mercurial