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Re: Diff shows added svn:mergeinfo prop as lots of new merges

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 10:47:32 -0400

On 09/12/2011 09:58 AM, Julian Foad wrote:
> I take some offence at that. Sure it's a not a problem that's been
> proven to need solving -- and I agree it quite likely is low on the
> priority list in pragmatic terms. I DON'T ASK YOU TO FIX IT. But I'm
> interested more in the theory and the potential for even being able to
> describe mergeinfo changes in some way that makes sense to the user.

Sorry, Julian. I guess I was sensing more along the lines of "The current
behavior is a problem" (assertion) than of "Is the current behavior a
problem?" (question) as I read the thread. Of course I wouldn't discourage
anyone from stepping back to evaluate Subversion's behavior at a higher
level. I guess I would just caution against not stepping back *far enough*.

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
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Received on 2011-09-12 17:06:37 CEST

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