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Re: Merging the issue-3067-deleted-subtrees branch back to trunk

From: Paul Burba <ptburba_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 2 Nov 2008 22:15:33 -0500

On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 1:21 PM, Paul Burba <ptburba_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> The issue-3067-deleted-subtrees branch addresses all outstanding issue
> in the reopened issue #3067:
> 1) The tree conflict logic currently in trunk allows merge to delete a
> file *if* the file is identical to file deleted in the merge source.
> But currently, if a revision range is merged that first changes, then
> deletes a (subtree) file, the changes are not applied before the
> deletion. This means the file to be deleted will differ from the
> merge source and a spurious tree conflict results. This problem was
> first noted by Julian in this thread,
> http://subversion.tigris.org/servlets/ReadMsg?list=dev&&msgNo=141558,
> and is discussed in issue #3067 here,
> http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=3067#desc43. This
> problem is demonstrated in the XFailing merge tests 77 'subtrees added
> after start of merge range are ok' and 122 'subtree gets changes even
> if ultimately deleted', both of which now pass on this branch.
> 2) Stefan Sperling also found yet another way to provoke the "svn:
> Working copy path 'P' does not exist in repository" error, see
> http://subversion.tigris.org/servlets/ReadMsg?listName=dev&msgNo=142100
> and http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=3067#desc42.
> This branch fixes that problem as well.
> If anyone has some time to look at this branch I'd appreciate it.
> This branch implements a new RA interface svn_ra_get_revision_deleted,
> so even if you are not very familiar with the merge tracking code, if
> you know your way around ra_serf/ra_neon it would be great if you
> could glance at r33523 and/or r33562, the changes which implement the
> ra-neon and ra-serf versions of the get-deleted-rev RA API
> respectively.
> Ive run the [ fsfs | bdb ] x [ file | svn | http (neon) | http (serf)
> ] tests and everything looks good (i.e. I get some errors, but they
> are the same I get on trunk).
> Paul

Merged to trunk in r34016.

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