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Re: Updating WC of branch to before the branch was made

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 11:56:16 -0500

Tom Anderl wrote:
>> What you're asking for doesn't make sense. Your branch didn't exist at
>> revision 2, so what would you expect to see on that branch at revision
>> 2?
>
> The branch didn't exist, but the project ( the set of files ) that is
> now on the branch existed at revision 2. I want to roll back to the set
> of files that existed back at revision 2.
>
> I think what I want can be boiled down to: I want svn update to see
> history the same way that svn log sees history. I want svn update to
> traverse the copies the same way that svn log does.

Subversion versions directories - which is why some people like it. If
you want a version of a file to appear, you must check out or switch to
a directory that contained it at the desired version.

-- 
   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell_at_gmail.com
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