[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Is label support in future release?

From: James Pugel <jpugel_at_xprtsol.com>
Date: 2006-11-21 17:15:00 CET

Can i please be removed from the mailing list?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Thomas Wicklund" <wicklund@eskimo.com>
To: <users@subversion.tigris.org>
Sent: Tuesday, November 21, 2006 10:43 AM
Subject: Re: Is label support in future release?

> Les Mikesell writes:
> > On Mon, 2006-11-20 at 23:36 +0000, Phyrefly wrote:
> > > I repeat: scan the thread's history for repeated answers to this
> > > question.
> >
> > But what we see there are not answers to what you can't do with a
> > tag. They are about why you don't like to use them, and the main
> > thing seems to be that you have to look at the tag's log for the
> > history instead of being able to look at the trunk/head log to see
> > what revision was copied to tag. However there is no requirement
> > for any other trunk/branch revision to exactly match the tag copy.
>
> One thing missing from SVN (and the GUI tools I've seen, though I may
> be unaware of the feature) is the ability to see the branch / tag
> history of a file as other revision control systems provide. For a
> GIU a graph of revisions and their relationships can be nice,
> especially if merges between branch/trunk versions are shown. A tree
> of labels and branches could be generated from the log data, though
> not merge data, however merge data isn't provided by most SCM systems
> (Perforce is the only one I've seen which has it built in, though I've
> seen it implemented using add-ons to RCS.
>
> Thomas Wicklund
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
>

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Tue Nov 21 17:16:27 2006

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.