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Re: Tags

From: Daniel Berlin <dberlin_at_dberlin.org>
Date: 2006-06-29 03:04:48 CEST

Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
> On 6/28/06, hakon@ion.no <hakon@ion.no> wrote:
>> The basic command is 'tag':
>> $ svn tag version-1.0 -r 20120
>> and then it is possible to issue commands like:
>> $ svn update -r version-1.0
> How do you search for the revprop? By brute force?

You missed that he cheated, and forced it to rev 0's revprop :)

> The main reason people seem to ask for labels-as-tags is because they
> fear that directories-as-tags are too prone to accidental commits. If
> you're really worried that this may happen (i.e. nobody will notice
> the commit email), then just put access control on the tags/
> directory. Write a pre-commit hook script which allows new tags to
> appear, but rejects commits that alter them.
> As an aside: it *would* be nice to see a server-side feature that
> allows efficient searching of revprops. We tell people to invent
> revprops, but they mostly useless when they're not easily searchable.

Don't look at me, bob, i *like* indexes :)

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