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Re: Rejecting commits to a 1.5 server from clients < 1.5

From: <kmradke_at_rockwellcollins.com>
Date: 2007-10-23 18:11:16 CEST

Micah Elliott <mde@micahelliott.com> wrote on 10/23/2007 10:59:50 AM:

> On 2007-10-23 Blair Zajac wrote:
> > As somebody who runs an svn server for open source code and one
> > for internal corporate use, I want to ensure that all svn
> > clients that commit send merge info to the server and I don't
> > want to loose this information. So I want to require that all
> > clients that commit are at least Subversion 1.5 or later.
> +1


> > I can imagine that lots of corporate shops will want this
> > requirement to prevent somebody from using some random svn
> > client that does not supply merge info and makes life harder
> > for a release manager.
> This will definitely a useful requirement for me (now that you
> thought of it :-). I'm also in a corporate setting with 100+
> committers. We're waiting to do our CVS conversion until 1.5
> since we'd hate to be without merge tracking.

I'll do anything I can to stop our 1400+ users from shooting
themselves in the foot. (Because they hit my feet too!)

Kevin Radke
Received on Tue Oct 23 18:11:29 2007

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