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Re: Diff with URL: tortoiseMerge

From: <chroyer_at_comcast.net>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 2009 21:36:31 +0000 (UTC)

> So the reason for this behavior is that the patch file that gets
> generated shows the diff between your wc of the branch with the trunk
> url. Since you've modified the files on your branch already, the patch
> doesn't apply anymore. And that's because the diff that svn produces
> here is backwards. I've reported this several times already but with
> the complete rewrite of the diffing engine on the svn trunk I doubt
> that this will get ever fixed on the 1.6.x branch.
> Sorry.
> Stefan

Thank you Stefan. In my scenario, this is not a big deal, but I was afraid that something more fundamental was broken. I am not sure of all the implications of that "backwards" diff, I should look into that a bit more.



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