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Re: tags

From: Lübbe Onken <luebbe.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2009 16:07:01 +0200

J.-C. Avard schrieb:
> Hi!
>
> I have a project set up in SVN. I have the trunk and I want to use a tag structure for the different release I will have to do.
>
> So I started by tagging the whole trunk
> From WC at URL:
> svn://xxx.xxx.xxx/transAction/trunk
> To URL:
> svn://xxx.xxx.xxx/transAction/tags/BM-0.0.1.1
>
> Then, I made more changes to a specific file, that I need to tag BM-0.0.1.1 as well. How do I do that?
> I switch my working copy to the BM-0.0.1.1 version and tried to commit it, but then I had this warning:
> "Your working copy appears to be on a tag path!
> You should first switch to a branch of the main trunk before committing.

You should use tags only for final releases which are not going to
change anymore.

If you want to continue to work on something, you should create a
branch, which is the same as creating a tag, but just with a different
target name.

so the essence is:
1) work on trunk or a branch
2) tag only releases

Cheers
- Lübbe

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