Comment 2 for bug 81463

On Thu, Jan 25, 2007 at 10:58:35PM -0000, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-01-25 at 13:33 +0000, Wouter van Heyst wrote:
> > Public bug reported:
> >
> > I just did a fresh svn checkout, and then tried to see if bzr would work
> > with a native svn checkout. A `bzr status` fetched some revision info
> > and a fileid map as expected, but it confused me when it said there were
> > modified files. This was a new checkout!
> >
> > It turns out all the changes are of a nature $Id$ -> $Id: file rev date
> > name$ etc.
> This can only be fixed by either adding keyword support to Bazaar (fuzzy
> diffs) or by modifying the bazaar working copy file access functions to
> replace $Id foo$ -> $Id$. Since the latter is rather ugly, I'd rather
> wait for keyword support.

Yeah, I was afraid of the complications, but imho it does need to be
tracked. I'd give keyword support in core a very small chance.

Wouter van Heyst