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Display simplified revisions history for a specific path
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Through the web app, it should be possible to display a revisions history for a specific path in the
filesystem associated to an origin or a snapshot.

As a first work on the subject, let's try to generate a simplified history similar to what git log, GitHub or GitLab offer.

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anlambert triaged this task as Normal priority.
anlambert added a comment.EditedNov 13 2018, 11:49 AM

A first implementation of the algorithm has landed in swh-storage rDSTO88c33ccfdea2bb9cd7d6ef81bff79d115f4ab9de.

Nevertheless, its performances are not optimal when processing a large revisions history.
So it can not be used in the browse web application in production yet.

To be continued ...