> On Fri, Jan 1, 2010 at 1:18 AM, dnndev <tony.gomez_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > Is it possible with tortoiseSVN to always freeze svn:externals for tags?
> > the scenario is our trunk will always use the 'head' revision for
> > externals, however when we create 'tags' we would like for them to have a
> > revision set for externals to properly 'freeze' them at a specific point in
> > time.
> > I would like for the above to be automatic when creating a tag from the
> > trunk. If tortoiseSVN does not support this then a script would be useful.
> > It seems like this is something that should be automated as opposed to
> > manually setting a revision each time a tag is created.
> > thanks!
> I think the svncopy.pl script can do this 'automatically'. It it available
> Daniel B.
I tried svncopy.pl did not seem to work with svn 1.6.6.
SmartSVN has a functionality similar to what i am looking for as per this thread:
You should try SmartSVN which optionally converts HEAD-externals to fixed externals when creating tags or branches. You can find this option (External Revisions: (o) Leave as is ( ) Fix all ( ) Fix except below) at the bottom of the Add Tag/Add Branch dialogs.
I really want to use tortoiseSVN -> its much better than anything else out there and I think many would benefit from this feature.
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Received on 2010-01-01 08:39:17 CET