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Re: [PATCH]Upgrading pre svn1.2 repositories to svn 1.6 fails(upgrading to 1.5 succeeds though!)

From: Peter Samuelson <peter_at_p12n.org>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 10:25:59 -0500

[Hyrum K. Wright]
> Do we support upgrade version-hopping like this? I was under the
> impression that to upgrade from 1.X to 1.X+2, you'd better go through
> 1.X+1.

Given the famously slow Debian release cycle ... it'd be nice if I
could rely on smooth upgrades at least from N to N+2. (This thread is
really about N to N+5, I don't think Debian needs _that_.) Our most
recent release involved upgrading Subversion 1.4.2 -> 1.5.1, but before
that I think our release cycle skipped over 1.3.x entirely, and before
that I think we skipped over 1.0.x. And I expect the next release will
skip over 1.6.x, unless either Subversion has an uncharacteristically
slow cycle or Debian has an uncharacteristically fast one.

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Peter Samuelson | org-tld!p12n!peter | http://p12n.org/
Received on 2009-03-30 17:26:17 CEST

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