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Re: Repository creation question..

From: Glenn E. Sieb <ges_at_cibernet.com>
Date: 2004-11-12 19:45:38 CET

Gary Feldman said the following on 11/12/04 13:12:

> I believe you're are right :-(.
>
> Branches are copies. In this case, you'd have to copy to three
> different branch root directories (i.e. Finance/blah[1-3]/branches),
> which takes three separate commands.
>
> In my opinion, the only reason this arrangement would be appropriate
> would be if you expect blah1, blah2, and blah3 to be independent (i.e.
> out of synch) with each other as far as version and branches are
> concerned. The fact that you're even considering having to branch
> them at the same time suggests that that's not the case. I'd suggest
> instead using:
>
> Finance/
> |- trunk/
> | |- blah1
> | |- blah2
> | |- blah3
> |- branches/
> | |- blah1
> | |- blah2
> | |- blah3
> |- tags/
> | |- blah1
> | |- blah2
> | |- blah3

*nodnod* Thanks for your input, Gary :)

As I just said to Greg, this is the way we'll be going... it'll make
branching/tagging easier--even if it makes initial checkouts more
verbose.. but it makes more sense.

Best,
G.

-- 
Glenn E. Sieb
QA Tools Engineer
Cibernet Labs
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