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Re: How to "label" correctly?

From: Michael Wood <mwood_at_its.uct.ac.za>
Date: 2002-12-23 10:28:35 CET

On Sun, Dec 22, 2002 at 11:35:51PM +0100, Branko ??ibej wrote:
> Roman Rytov wrote:
> >I found that usual labeling (tagging) doesn't exist in SVN and
> >actually I don't need it since I'm able to add a comment w/o
> >commiting all the data from my working dir. How to do it correctly?
> >The case is when I want to embed more meaningful info into the branch
> >but not merely a revision number.
> Sorry, I don't understand what you're asking. Can you describe what
> you'd like to do in a bit more detail?
> Tags in Subversion are just directory copies, and so are branches. You
> use them exactly as you'd use tags and branche in CVS. But I don't
> understand what you mean by "embed more meaningful info into the
> branch".

Maybe properties are what he's looking for? I don't follow the "but not
merely a revision number" comment, though.

Michael Wood <mwood@its.uct.ac.za>
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Received on Mon Dec 23 10:29:40 2002

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