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Re: Re: Merge dialog

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-10-19 10:56:53 CEST

On 10/19/07, Alexander Klenin <klenin@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/19/07, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Or perhaps bite the bullet and insert a log list control here,
> > > with some kind of multi-selection?
> >
> > I think using the log dialog should be enough. You can select there
> > the revisions you want to merge too, no need to embed the log dialog
> > in the wizard page.
> Ok, but then log dialog should allow multi-selection?

It already does: select multiple revisions, right-click, choose "Merge to"

> > > I have not looked to SVN API upon which this command is based,
> > > but is it possible to get a revision ranges / sources without
> > > performing the merge itself?
> >
> > It's possible to get the sources, yes. But as I mentioned before: if I
> > try that on the TSVN trunk url, it took 3 minutes to get the
> > information (and 1.5MB data transferred).
> The slowness part is unfortunate, but IMHO orthogonal to interface
> decision -- it will be
> slow no matter what.

I don't mind if something takes a while *after* I entered all
information and actually started the command. Because then, I can go
on and work on whatever I want until the command is actually finished.
But waiting even a few seconds *while* I have to still fill out some
forms is very bad: *I* have to wait for this to finish.


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