RFE for webrev: the meaning of -r

John Rose John.Rose at Sun.COM
Tue Feb 24 05:05:46 UTC 2009

On Feb 23, 2009, at 8:56 PM, Max (Weijun) Wang wrote:

> Me too. I qgoto a patch and call 'webrev -N -r -2' to create a  
> webrev now.

Well, that's about what I do, except I have it merge up all my queued  
changes sometimes.

I sometimes have used a wrapper script which finds base revision of  
the queue like this:

> diffbase=$(hg log --rev qparent --template '{rev}')
> ...
> webrev -m -N -i $info -o $temp -r $diffbase -p "$parent" ...

Saying "webrev -N -r qbase:qtip" could make sense...

-- John

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