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RE: Partially merging a old revision

From: Reedick, Andrew <jr9445_at_ATT.COM>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2008 08:23:47 -0500

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Laker Netman [mailto:laker_netman_at_yahoo.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 16, 2008 5:24 PM
> To: users_at_subversion.tigris.org
> Subject: Partially merging a old revision
> Is it possible to pick, say, one of three changes made in a particular
> old revision of an individual file and merge it back into "head"
> version of that file? If so, where can I find documentation on it? I
> looked in the Subversion book, but everything I could find pertained
> merge entire documents or branches.
> Otherwise, I presume I can just copy an paste the desired portion in
> the old rev into my WC version and submit it, though that seems less
> elegant.
> I'm running TortiseSVN, FWIW.

Merge the revision/three_files, revert the other two, and commit the

The real question is how you accurately record such a partial merge.


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