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Re: description of Peg Revision Algorithm is incomplete

From: Vincent Lefevre <vincent-svn_at_vinc17.net>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 16:44:11 +0200

On 2010-03-30 09:31:27 -0400, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> Nobody should be trying to run 'svn cat some/file.c_at_50' if what they mean is
> "follow the history of some/file.c back to r50 and cat the contents there".
> That's just not the correct syntax for invoking the algorithm, and no
> amount of wishful thinking will change that. The correct syntax for that
> request is 'svn cat some/file.c -r50'.

This syntax doesn't work if some/file.c is deleted in r51.
So, what would be the syntax to get some/file.c from r50 in
this case?

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