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Re: "Ignore ancestry" checked by default in "Switch" dialog

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2011 18:41:21 +0100

On 08.11.2011 11:40, Jens Bannmann wrote:
> Using TortoiseSVN 1.7.1, each time I want to switch a working copy,
> the "Ignore ancestry" checkbox is checked by default. Is that
> intentional, and if so, why? My understanding is that the default
> behaviour of command line SVN is to respect ancestry. This way, it
> avoids corrupting the working copy when a wrong folder level was
> selected (e.g. switching a working copy from /project/foo/trunk/
> subfolder to /project/foo/tags/old-copy-of-trunk-folder/).

You're right - the default should be unchecked.
I'll change that default right away...


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