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RE: Anyone wanna finish off the correct-copy-mergeinfo branch?

From: Paul Burba <pburba_at_collab.net>
Date: 2007-12-13 15:10:59 CET

Mike,

I can tackle this.

Paul

> -----Original Message-----
> From: C. Michael Pilato [mailto:cmpilato@collab.net]
> Sent: Thursday, December 13, 2007 8:33 AM
> To: Subversion Developers
> Subject: Anyone wanna finish off the correct-copy-mergeinfo branch?
>
> I'm gonna be offline for the next several days. I've got the
> logic on the correct-copy-mergeinfo branch ready as far as I
> can tell. There are just a few remaining merge-tests whose
> expectations haven't been reviewed (basically tests 63 and
> higher). If someone gets some free time, and understands
> what these tests should now expect, and wants to finish that
> branch and merge it to trunk while I'm away, that'd be swell.
>
> I might as well tell you what the test should expect. It's
> pretty straightforward. Today's trunk, for any type of copy
> (and thereby also
> move) operation, will create some sort of svn:mergeinfo
> property on the target of the copy -- either with a value
> that is identical to the explicit or inherited mergeinfo of
> the copy source, or failing that, an empty property.
>
> On my branch, this changes in that for WC->REPOS, REPOS->WC, and
> REPOS->REPOS copies, the code will never manufacture empty
> mergeinfo on
> REPOS->the
> copy target. (Though, I guess it can still write empty
> mergeinfo if the copy source happened to have some explicitly
> empty mergeinfo on it.) WC->WC copies, though, behave as
> they do on today's trunk with the exception that the
> repository is never consulted when asking about the copy
> source's mergeinfo.
>
> Poke Paul Burba or David Glasser with further questions, if
> you care -- I think they understand this well.
>
> --
> C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net>
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