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Re: help creating a patch

From: Andrey Repin <anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru>
Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2009 19:01:14 +0400

Greetings, Craig!

> I was trying to create a patch to send to someone the other day, and
> ran into an interesting problem. I had "svn mv"ed a file, and changed
> a few others, then used TortoiseSVN to create the patch. All of the
> changes were included in the patch except the newly added file
> resulting from the move. The end result is that the patch did not
> represent all of the changes in the working copy, and hence was not
> very useful. The same thing happened with "svn diff".

> Any ideas?

Unfortunately, nothing you can do about moved/renamed files with diff/patch
approach.
You need to supply exact instructions to follow your movement in this case.

--
WBR,
 Andrey Repin (anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru) 21.04.2009, <19:00>
Sorry for my terrible english...
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