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RE: Simple revision control for working copy

From: Reedick, Andrew <Andrew.Reedick_at_BellSouth.com>
Date: 2006-09-25 16:50:11 CEST

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tonio [mailto:toeneeo@yahoo.com]
> Sent: Monday, September 25, 2006 10:41 AM
> To: users@subversion.tigris.org
> Subject: Simple revision control for working copy
>
>
> Hi,
>
> My normal work flow (probably similar to yours :) ) is
> to make a number of small changes on the working copy
> (saving from IDE each time). Only after a logical unit
> of work is done would I commit this to the repository
> (e.g. made change X).
>
> I don't want/need to save all these little changes to
> the repository each time, but it would be useful to
> have a local revision control "cache" for all these
> little changes, which I might want to revert to, or
> copy some code from.
>
> Probably after each commit to the main repository, I
> would want to delete this cache.
>
> Any recommendations for such a system? (i.e. require
> simple operations like adding to repository, extract,
> without disturbing working of svn)
>

Work on a "private" branch. That way you can check in the little
changes so you can revert to them. When the work is done, you can merge
(or svn switch) the final versions of the file to the trunk/main branch.

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