[PATCH] issue #4185: SVN client silently fails to import an ancestor of external file specified via svn:externals rule with operative revision
From: Alex Siyanko <asiyanko_at_xdyne.com>
Date: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:17:52 +0200
I've reported issue 4185 after SVN 1.7 release and it has not been fixed until now.
In brief, when I try to import a file, specified viasvn:externals rule with operative revision, such as for example:
and it so happens, that this file at specified revision has different URL, such as for example:
that is, 'A/trunk/somefile.txt' is the ancestor of 'A/tags/1.0/somefile.txt somefile.txt' used as a source of 'svn copy' op,
More details and test script are in the ticket.
All this time, because of this issue I had to stick to SVN client version 1.6.
Again, this issue relates to 1.7.x and 1.8.x versions.
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