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Re: svn switch to an incorrect branch deletes modified local files

From: Eric Gillespie <epg_at_pretzelnet.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2008 17:47:01 -0700

Eric Gillespie <epg_at_pretzelnet.org> writes:

> svn sw ^/branches => OOPS
> That sucks even on a sane-sized project. On a big ball of mud?
> CRIPES! So what do poor lusers do after it chugs along for way
> too long? They interrupt it. Hello wc corruption.

Glasser just had a good idea: allow the esoteric switch only if
the user gives the --ignore-ancestry; otherwise, error out on any
switch to a path that doesn't share ancestry.

Eric Gillespie <*> epg_at_pretzelnet.org
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