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RE: [TSVN] Re: Merge dialog, second attempt

From: Hughes, Bill <Bill.Hughes_at_cox.co.uk>
Date: 2005-01-25 16:43:08 CET

Peter McNab wrote:
> Will Dean wrote:
>> At 14:42 25/01/2005 +0000, you wrote:
>> If there are lots of people who want at a more 'point and click' way
>> of chosing revisions, the exact details of the actual numbers are
>> perhaps more up for grabs.
>> Cheers,
>> Will
> The arguement for point an click is a good one though.
> so its rev 13723 but I type 13732 and it goes unnoticed. That's the
> scenario I dread particularly if the log entry is typed correctly.
> I really wish there was an automatic entry into the log on
> commit after
> merge with the revision numbers and branch too, not only to ensure an
> entry goes in but it records what actually happend, not what one
> intended but misstyped.
> Peter McNab
I might have missed something here, I know I should check but...
WIBNI* the branch operation set a property storing the revision on which the
branch is based. Then you could say BRANCH_ROOT as the from revision without
having to worry about mistyping or whatever. It would be nice and clear.
What have I missed?

* WIBNI - Wouldn't It Be Nice If. (A catchphrase of an old boss).


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