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

From: Mark Phippard <MarkP_at_softlanding.com>
Date: 2005-01-26 18:36:49 CET

DStonham@pennysaverusa.com wrote on 01/26/2005 11:45:44 AM:

> > Just because the command line syntax is poor does not seem a good
reason
> to
> > continue to burden the GUI user.
>
> Oddly the N-1 thing hasn't bitten me yet, although I am admittedly quite
> new to SVN.
>
> As long as you think of each revision number as being a state and the
> movement between two revisions as being the action it actually makes
> perfect sense. Then you stop thinking about applying revision X and
start
> thinking about applying the action that took you from revision X-1 to
> revision X.
>
> Does this make sense to anyone or am I just rambling?

I do not know if it will help anyone or not, but Yes, the way you describe
it is how the feature was designed and how the svn devs likely imagined a
user would think of it.

At least in my opinion.

Mark

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