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RE: Feature/issue: Copy between repositories

From: Hans-Emil Skogh <Hans-Emil.Skogh_at_tritech.se>
Date: 2006-04-26 16:01:21 CEST

> Wouldn't it make sense to have tortoisesvn copy the file and add it to
> the target WC instead of outputting an error message and stoping half-way?
 
I don't think it would be a good idea to silently perform this. When copying from one repository to another, no information about the file ancestry is preserved.
 
I guess you could present a dialog to the user with the choice, but I wonder if it's worth the trouble?
 
> Please let me know if you see any other solution to this problem (for
> now I have to add manually the files, than do merge, which works ok).
 
If it's posible, I would suggest to merge the two repositories to a singe repository. That way you will get rid of the problem and _add_ tracability of your file copies. Win-win!
 
Hans-Emil
Received on Wed Apr 26 16:02:03 2006

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