Issue 1534 reject changes --context --tags (--patches, --matches)

Title reject changes --context --tags (--patches, --matches)
Priority feature Status given-up
Milestone Resolved in
Superseder Nosy List ahey, darcs-devel, dleverton, dmitry.kurochkin, jamesdsadler, jaredj, kowey, tommy
Assigned To
Topics Matchers, ProbablyEasy, UI

Created on 2009-08-17.23:37:56 by kowey, last changed 2017-07-30.23:53:04 by gh.

msg8219 (view) Author: kowey Date: 2009-08-17.23:37:50
It does not make sense for changes --context to be used with
--tags/--patches/--matches because these matchers will just steamroll over
dependencies and produce a senseless context.

So it seems like the user interface should complain if the user passes the two
msg8220 (view) Author: kowey Date: 2009-08-17.23:38:08
This was split off from issue1055
msg10591 (view) Author: kowey Date: 2010-03-31.10:25:44
See also issue1158 as an example of a mutual exclusion that needs to be
Date User Action Args
2009-08-17 23:37:56koweycreate
2009-08-17 23:38:13koweysetnosy: kowey, simon, thorkilnaur, jaredj, dmitry.kurochkin, dleverton
messages: + msg8220
2009-08-17 23:50:42koweysettopic: + Matchers
nosy: kowey, simon, thorkilnaur, jaredj, dmitry.kurochkin, dleverton
2009-08-25 18:15:27adminsetnosy: + darcs-devel, - simon
2009-08-27 14:25:49adminsetnosy: kowey, darcs-devel, thorkilnaur, jaredj, dmitry.kurochkin, dleverton
2009-09-04 17:56:14koweysetnosy: + jamesdsadler, ahey, tommy
2009-09-04 17:57:15koweylinkissue428 superseder
2010-03-31 10:25:47koweysetmessages: + msg10591
2010-03-31 13:11:08koweysetnosy: - thorkilnaur
2017-07-30 23:53:04ghsetstatus: needs-implementation -> given-up