[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Copies and history

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2003-11-05 04:39:51 CET

Joe Drew <hoserhead@woot.net> writes:

> [I might have sent this to users@, but I can't seem to get mail through
> to that list.]
>
> Consider the situation:
> 1. Create a file, creating revision n-1.
> 2. Change it, creating revision n.
> 3. Copy it to another name, creating revision n+1.
>
> Now try to get the diff from revision (n-1):n on the new copy. (svn:
> 'svn+ssh://capricorn.woot.net/var/subversion/cs350_090/test2' was not
> found in the repository at either revision 73 or 74)

This is a known bug (can't recall the issue number) and we've had
tons of discussion this past week about solving exactly this.

> svn log lists the complete history, but I can't get the diffs between
> them. This seriously limits the utility of tags.

Until then, do your diffs like so:

   svn diff /url/before/the/tag@n-1 /url/after/the/tag@n

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Wed Nov 5 04:41:00 2003

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Dev mailing list.