Stefan Sperling wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 21, 2007 at 10:02:52AM -0800, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> Author: cmpilato
>> Date: Wed Nov 21 10:02:51 2007
>> New Revision: 27964
>> On the 'mergeinfoless-copies' branch, merge outstanding trunk changes.
> Michael and others,
> given that I will have to do the same thing soon while maintaining
> the tree conflicts branch, how do you keep your branches in the svn
> repository in sync with trunk?
> You don't seem to follow the book, which says:
> "... until the day Subversion grows this feature, you'll have to track
> merge information yourself. The best place to do this is in the
> commit log-message."
I admit that I've been cheating (though, I don't recall making a conscious
effort to do so), spoiled by the fact that I'm using a 1.5-dev client and
working on the merge-tracking code.
I really should go back and populate those log messages with the merge
ranges, especially as my not-yet-fully-decided plan for the 1.5-rc1 upgrade
of svn.collab.net involves stripping all the svn:mergeinfo properties from
Good catch, Stefan!
> Also, how frequently do you tend to sync with trunk?
I sync whenever I know something on trunk has the potential to conflict with
my branch work. For me, it's about keeping conflict resolution as simple as
C. Michael Pilato <email@example.com>
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Received on Wed Nov 21 19:38:48 2007