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Re: 'svn update --depth'

From: David Glasser <glasser_at_davidglasser.net>
Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2008 00:42:27 -0500

On Jan 11, 2008 8:36 PM, C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net> wrote:
> Karl and I have discussed a couple of times this week the weirdness of
> having --depth be interpreted one way (as a limitation on the scope of an
> operation) by all but one of our subcommands, and as another way (a way to
> set a new sticky depth) for 'svn update'. We agreed together that our users
> would probably be better served by having 'svn update' accept an explicit
> and unique option, --new-depth, to serve this purpose.
> This change is a simple one, and I don't recall many folks getting involved
> in previous discussions about this particular corner of our UI, so I'm
> planning to just make the change.
> Respond here if you object and have better ideas. :-)

*Please* do.


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