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Re: Creating a complex tag with the list of files changed necessary for a bug correction

From: Ed <SVN_at_0x1b.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Aug 2008 14:24:23 -0700

On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 8:34 AM, Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de> wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 11:10:09AM -0400, John Peacock wrote:
> > Miguel Rentes wrote:
> > > The tag I want is just a copy of all the resources I had to modify in
> > > order to fix a bug at a given time.
> >
> > That is a very odd way to use Subversion. A tag in Subversion is merely
> > a pointer to a given point in time in the repository, not like CVS where
> > tags are associated with a list of files.
> >
> > Normally, you would commit all of those changes in a single commit and
> > thus that changeset would constitute what files were changed.
> Yes.
> It might be worth pointing out that a command like
> svn log -v -r 42 https://svn.example.com/svn/
> will show all paths which were affected by the commit which
> created revision 42.
> Stefan

I don't think you are looking for a tag so much as a Changelist - see
or you could always diff your tag against the prior version like Stefan
sets out. I wonder if you could make a tag from a changelist? looks to be a
client side only feature.

Received on 2008-08-27 23:24:46 CEST

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