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RE: support to abort update in case of conflict

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Aug 2011 15:55:00 -0400

> I would like to propose to add a way to abort updates in case of an conflict.
> This could be done by adding e.g. an abort command to the interactive
> conflict resolution. This should transform the working copy to the situation
> before the update that resulted in an conflict happend.
>
> The reason I would like to have this is because on a project I work on it
> regularly happens that one committer accidently reverts changes made by
> other that result in an conflict. In this case usually the easiest way to fix this is
> to (partially) revert the conflicting commit and then update. Therefore it
> would be nice to be able to abort an update that results in a conflict, wait for
> the other commiter to revert the conflicting commit and update then.

Are you sharing working copies? I'm pretty sure that is not a supported use case for subversion... so requesting something change due to a non-supported use case isn't going to happen.

BOb
Received on 2011-08-09 21:55:38 CEST

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