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RE: Re: We should bump WC format version number for 1.5.

From: Geoff Rowell <Geoff.Rowell_at_varolii.com>
Date: 2007-10-04 18:23:43 CEST

On Thursday, October 04, 2007 11:08 AM, David Glasser wrote:
>
> On 10/4/07, Geoff Rowell <Geoff.Rowell@varolii.com> wrote:
>
> > And, as before, we need to make this "behind the scenes" affect
obvious.
> > In a multi-user environment, all the pre-1.5 clients will suddenly
start
> > throwing this error after the first 1.5 client uses this feature.
>
> Multi-user is not relevant (depth is wc-only). The issue is use of
> multiple clients to access the same wc; this could happen if multiple
> users share a wc, but that generally a bad idea anyway. More likely,
> this happens if a user is using multiple client programs (CLI, IDE
> integration, Tortoise) or if the wc is on a network home directory
> accessed on heterogeneous computers.
>
(Chugging more coffee...)
Yes, that's the real concern.

The other tools need to be upgraded in concert with Subversion. I,
typically, won't approve it for general corporate use until the matching
TortoiseSVN is available.

-Geoff

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