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Re: Delete revision of an object has no peg revision?

From: Martin Furter <mf_at_rola.ch>
Date: 2007-01-10 03:47:12 CET

On Tue, 9 Jan 2007, C. Michael Pilato wrote:

> Brummer, Byron wrote:
>> This means if you want to pull the
>> log for the revision in which the object was removed
>> you first need to find the exact revision it took
>> place (a pita but doable) and then ask for the log
>> of that revision using the URL of the base repo, not
>> the object's path.
>
> The deletion of an object is not an operation on the object -- it's an
> operation on the parent of the object (the removal of a child). It
> follows that querying about that operation should be more closely bound
> to the target of the operation. You didn't change the file -- you
> simply made it awfully hard to get to it. :-)

Maybe the following thread also helps explaining why it is the way it is:
http://svn.haxx.se/dev/archive-2005-10/1334.shtml

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