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Re: possible improvement to svn log with "forward" revision range

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Mon, 07 Mar 2011 12:39:26 -0500

On 03/07/2011 09:14 AM, Avalon wrote:
> I am explicitly interest in finding a more recent revision than N of a
> specific resource.
> svn log -r N:HEAD path-of-resource_at_N
> It is possible to find older revision (-r N:1 path_at_N) and the resource must
> not exist in revision one.

I think you essentially want Subversion to apply some more heuristics to the
guesswork it already does for forward-directory history searching. Like, if
PATH_at_HEAD doesn't exist, attempt to determine the last revision in which
PATH_at_LAST-REV does exist, and then use *that* for the log search. Right?

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
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