On Wednesday 18 April 2012 07:46:19 pm kredler wrote:
> Using mercurial repo and 'hg postreview ...'.
> If a patch applies cleanly to the tip of the branch, the view_diff page
> works correctly.
> However, if the files change in the branch subsequent to the RB post, I get
> a patch collision and the "...didn't apply cleanly." message.
> 1. Does RB intend to always apply the patch to a static changeset in the
> mercurial repo or, contrastingly, always to the tip?
> 2. If RB applies patch to static changeset, what mechanism identifies
> the changeset upon which the patch applies?
> Thank you!
Patch is applied to a static changeset.
The Mercurial-Reviewboard walks the history up to find the first changeset
known by the mercurial repository referenced from RB. The delta from this
changeset to the parent of the patch is sent to RB along with the patch
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