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Re: replace a tag with a new version

From: Bill Wohler <wohler_at_newt.com>
Date: 2005-03-05 17:28:56 CET

Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman@collab.net> writes:

> On Mar 2, 2005, at 9:55 AM, Zieg, Mark wrote:
>
>>>> How would you replace tags/current?
>>>
>>> The short answer is "you wouldn't."
>>>
>>> The thing you're wanting to do -- find out which tag represents the
>>> current stable code -- is something we're handling outside of
>>> Subversion.
>>
>> I don't understand this answer. Regardless of whether or not the
>> procedure is regarded as "philosophically pure" from the "Subversion
>> viewpoint" -- if there is such a thing -- is there anything technically
>> impossible, unsafe, or inefficient with simply deleting the old
>> "tags/stable" tag and copying a new one?
>
> There's nothing wrong with doing that.

In fact, we did that yesterday because of a "whoops."

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