Re: Proposal new source archive format
>>>>> "Anthony" == Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> dir|directory <dir>
>> rev|reverse (only for patches)
>> fuzz <level> (only for patches)
Anthony> You probably need a "prune <level>" number of leading `[^/]*/' things to
Anthony> prune off. Definitely for patches, and ideally for tarballs too, really.
Hmm. If it's optional, though, for a diff, it should be possible to
scan the diff itself and derive the prune level from that, in most cases.