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Re: TSVN Bug

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2008 19:18:14 +0200

On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 18:25, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Please always reply to the mailing list.
>> wscript.exe "C:\Program Files\TortoiseSVN\Diff-Scripts\merge-doc.js"
>> %merged %theirs %mine %base //E:javascript
>> This is the actual string that is specified in the program column. It
>> is what comes by default and it is correct. As I stated though, TSVN
>> doesn't appear to even be attempting to run the command.
>> I might add two things that I've noticed that are possibly related to
>> the bug at hand - TSVN does execute the script specified for an
>> external diff program for .doc files just fine (for the 'Diff' and
>> 'Diff with previous version' commands). It's only for the merge tool
>> that it fails. Secondly, if I delete the mime-type property from the
>> conflicted file, TSVN does correctly execute the script and does use
>> Word to perform the merge.
> I see. Do you have a merge tool specified for the mime type too? If you have
> specified one for a specific mime-type (e.g., "application/word"), then TSVN
> will use that one instead of the one associated with the extension.
> But I think there actually might be a bug here (I'll have to do some tests
> to make sure) that if a mime-type is set on a file, it might not use the
> tool associated with the extension at all.

Bug confirmed. If the file has an svn:mime-type set, the merge tool
configured for the file extension is not used.

Fixed in 13499, backported to the 1.5.x branch in r13500.


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