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Re: Merging unrelated branches - release notes

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_btopenworld.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2013 14:03:49 +0100 (BST)

C. Michael Pilato wrote:

> On 06/19/2013 09:45 PM, Johan Corveleyn wrote:
>> The checks that protect the user from accidentally merging unrelated
>> branches (also used for the mergeinfo command IIRC): are these new in
>> 1.8? Are these mentioned somewhere in the release notes? I can't seem
>> to find anything about this.
>
> This does appear to be new in 1.8.  At least, my 1.7 client doesn't complain
> about merges between non-related directories.

Yes, I added the checks for 1.8.

It's mentioned in CHANGES under "Minor new features and improvements (client-side)" as "reject some attempts to merge between unrelated branches (r1215273)".

It's not mentioned in the release notes.

- Julian
Received on 2013-06-20 15:04:45 CEST

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