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Re: [TSVN] Export dialog bug and merge dryrun suggestion

From: SteveKing <steveking_at_gmx.ch>
Date: 2004-10-16 18:37:21 CEST

Cristi BALAN wrote:

> Also, thanks for the svn merge --dry-run feature but, at the moment
> it's pretty hard to use it (or at least it was for me :-). Right now,
> after selecting the from and to urls and revisions and also checking
> the dryrun checkbox, the user gets a list similar to an update list
> After that, there are no options to actually perform the merge. So,
> after pressing ok, I expected the merge window to pop back and allow
> me to do the actual merge but instead the list closed and I had to
> select the merge option from the context menu. The merge window hadn't
> kept the previous settings and i had to select the revisions and url's
> again.
> This behaviour seems counterintuitive and will probably allow users to
> make mistakes because they have to select the same revisions twice so
> I think it would be better if one could get back to the merge dialog
> to fiddle with the revision numbers, make another dryrun or perform
> the merge.

As of revision 1828, the merge dialog is shown again with the same
settings as for the dry-run after the progress dialog closes.


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