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Re: [Subclipse-users] SVNRevision

From: Del Myers <delmyers.cs_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-09-22 19:37:17 CEST

Mark Phippard wrote:
> Del Myers <delmyers.cs@gmail.com> wrote on 09/21/2006 07:18:58 PM:
>> I'm trying to develop a quick tool that will log the differences between
>> different revisions of my subversion projects in eclipse. What I need to
> do is
>> for each revision 'r', do a diff between 'r' and 'r+1'. So, the problem
> is
>> pretty simple. However, I'm getting stuck trying to use the
> svnClientAdapter
>> library. The problem is that I can't simply get a list of different
> revisions in
>> the repository, or there is no way (that I can tell) to get the next or
> previous
>> revision given a particular revision (there is the PREVIOUS revision
> type in
>> SVNRevision... but what does that mean? Previous to what?). It would be
> a simple
>> task of incrementing revision numbers if it weren't for the fact that
> there is
>> the possibility of having a number revision or a date revision in the
>> repository. If I get a date revision from head or from start, how do I
> know what
>> the next revision should be? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks.
> Adding or subtracting 1, depending on your need, will always work.
> As for the special values, they corresponds to the special revision
> keywords that Subversion supports. See this section of the book for an
> explanation of each:
> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.2/svn.tour.revs.html#svn.tour.revs.keywords
> Mark

Thanks Mark, but I'm still having problems. For example, if I call
ISVNRemoteResource.getRevision(), and it returns a value like SVNRevision.HEAD,
I can't find a way to convert that to an actual revision number. Any
suggestions? Thanks.


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