[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Backporting changes in renamed files to 1.7

From: Philip Martin <philip.martin_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Fri, 10 May 2013 16:14:36 +0100

The 1.7 files


were renamed in 1.8 to


and this causes conflicts when backporting changes from trunk. On the
branch 1.7.x-r1475724 this was resolved by doing a subtree merge and
thus recording subtree mergeinfo.

I now want to backport r1481010 and I'm wondering if using subtree
merges is the best way to handle this. My first instinct was to do a
whole branch merge and resolve the conflicts to leave a mergeinfo change
on the root. Then I noticed that the 1.7.x-r1475724 branch had takes a
different approach. Does it matter which approach is used?

Certified & Supported Apache Subversion Downloads:
Received on 2013-05-10 17:15:27 CEST

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Dev mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.