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Re: 'svn merge -rX' UI annoyance.

From: Øyvind A. Holm <sunny_at_sunbase.org>
Date: 2005-08-04 17:06:35 CEST

On 2005-08-04 09:51:10 C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> I'm constantly frustrated that passing -rX (instead of -rX:Y) as the
> operative range for merge operations doesn't default to -rX:X-1
> behavior. Like, I wanna say "cherry pick a merge of revision 14" and
> I run 'svn merge -r14 ...' only to get bounced for not having
> specified a full revision range.
>
> What would others think about relaxing the 'svn merge' UI such that
> passing a single revision means, "merge that one revision"?

I have been thinking about the exact same thing, and I fully agree. I
don’t think it would break anything if svn merge interprets -r90 as
-r89:90. Especially as there’s always the possibility to override it
with a revision range.

Mvh,
Øyvind A. Holm

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