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Re: I miss tags

From: Bryan Donlan <bdonlan_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2004-09-23 19:22:19 CEST

On Thu, 23 Sep 2004 13:10:31 -0400, Scott Palmer
<scott.palmer@2connected.org> wrote:
>
> > The only difference between "real tags" and "all that fake copying" is
> > your own concept of what's going on. They both operate in exactly the
> > same way. A copy only takes up "1 unit" of the repository and are
> > exactly what you're asking for, aliases for a revision, it does not
> > duplicate all the files. A "real tag" would also have to be stored in
> > the repository, except in svn it's simply part of the file hierarchy.
>
> There is a difference. The 'copy' style of tag can be changed still,
> it is not 'pinned' to a specific revision.
>
> Maybe the thing to do in Rick's case is to use a property to keep track
> of the last revision that was merged?

Or use a pre-commit hook to deny modifications to tags

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