Re: I, too, miss tags.
From: Saulius Grazulis <grazulis_at_ibt.lt>
Date: 2006-02-26 04:26:42 CET
On Sunday 26 February 2006 13:28, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
> I think what is being asked for is a repository-wide property. Why not
This would be an option (say in a file .svn-labels), but this is equivalent to
Drawback of the .svn-labels approach: one more "special" file in a working
Drawback of the svn:labels property -- possible clash of names (possible also
> Why (only) attach them to the revision?
It does not matter of all labels are listed in that property.
We can pick any property, both versioned or unversioned, for storing labels.
Advantage of the versioned property is:
a) it is versioned -- one can easily see when tha label was introduced, by
b) if a label is errorneously deleted, it can be always restored from the
c) such properties are supported by all clients right now -- all clients would
AFAIK, svn client can not change per-revision (unversioned) properties. Is
This seems very simple to implement (with a versioned property).
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