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Re: Handling file level externals

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2008 21:06:40 +0200

Kevin Radke wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 24, 2008 at 12:08 PM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> Kevin Radke wrote:
>>> Has anyone given thought on how TortoiseSVN should handle the future
>>> 1.6 file level
>>> externals capabilities?
>>> http://subversion.tigris.org/svn_1.6_releasenotes.html#file-externals
>>> The code just hit trunk, so I'm not complaining it isn't used yet, just curious
>>> if anything would need to be upgraded in TortoiseSVN, other than using
>>> trunk versions of the SVN api?
>>> I've been wanting to get a Tortoise build environment setup anyway, and
>>> if it just requires a rebuild this may be a good enough reason to do it now.
>> You can try a nightly build from trunk. The trunk uses currently r33254
>> of the svn trunk.
> A minor change made it into r33265 today. Do you always build the nightly
> with latest, or do you just periodically sync with svn trunk?

I usually update once or twice a week to the HEAD of the svn trunk. I
can't have the externals point to HEAD directly since that would cause a
lot of build breaks. After all, it's the trunk where the API's change a lot.


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Received on 2008-09-24 21:07:09 CEST

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