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Re: Clobbering source file through merge -- can I recover?

From: Scott Palmer <scott.palmer_at_2connected.org>
Date: 2006-02-03 00:33:47 CET

On 2-Feb-06, at 9:35 AM, John Allen wrote:

> On Mon 23 Jan 2006 10:03, jetvm wrote:
>> But what happens, if the svn update can merge the file without a
>> conflict? Then I do not get the .mine and the two .rXX files. SVN
>> changed my work, and i can not go back to the file I had. Is this
>> right?
>>
>
> NO. svn revert, that is as long as you have not done an svn commit.

svn revert will undo local changes.. it won't undo the merged changes
from the update because they now match the base revision.
(right?)

To go back you would have to know what the previous base revision was
and reverse merge the changes from the update.

Scott

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