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Re: About to break working copies.

From: Kevin Pilch-Bisson <kevin_at_pilch-bisson.net>
Date: 2001-11-15 21:02:36 CET

On Thu, Nov 15, 2001 at 01:25:37PM -0500, Kevin Pilch-Bisson wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I have two subversion source trees with two different sets of changes in
> them. Both sets of changes will break existing working copies.
>
> Change 1)
> Rename base files in the .svn adminstrative area.
>
> Change 2)
> Rename the `ancestor' field in a entry to `url'.
>
> The plan is that I will:
> - commit change 1
> - update it into my working copy containing chage 2
> - resolve any conflicts
> - build and run the test suite
> - commit change 2
> - post a note here saying that it is done, and including a script to
> migrate your working copy to the new format.
>
> In other words, don't update quite yet. Be patient.
>
Okay, both commits are now in. Attached is a script to be run from
your working copy root which will adjust your .svn directories to match
what the wc library now expects to be there.

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Kevin Pilch-Bisson                    http://www.pilch-bisson.net
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     has never precluded their reinvention." - Larry Wall
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