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Warn on merge into dirty working copy

From: Kay-Uwe \ <kay_at_moduleworks.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2009 14:10:05 +0100

Hello TSVN team,

we are working with feature branches and so it is a quite common task,
that a developer has to merge other's changes from trunk into his
feature branch.

It happens from time to time, that a developer forgets to commit his
changes from working copy, before he does a merge from trunk.

After he then has committed this changes, it can be pretty difficult
(depending on the number of changes) to figure out, which changes he did
and which changes he merged in.

It would be pretty helpful, to be warned if you try to merge into a
dirty working copy.

Do you think this could be implemented?

If you would not implement this directly, it could be helpful to have
hooks for more actions, in this case for merge (e.g. pre-merge,

Kind Regards,


Kay-Uwe "Kiwi" Hüll
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