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Re: Keeping tags/ and branches/ in the "trunk"

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2010a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 17:43:52 -0600

On Jan 25, 2010, at 17:38, Daniel Shahaf wrote:

> Ryan Schmidt wrote on Mon, 25 Jan 2010 at 17:10 -0600:
>>
>
>> it also prevents you from using the usual way to create tags, i.e.
>> copying the trunk to the branches or tags directory -- in your scheme,
>> you can't do this, because you can't copy a directory into itself.
>>
>> $ svn cp trunk trunk/branches/foo
>> svn: Cannot copy path 'trunk' into its own child 'trunk/branches/foo'
>
> Works with URLs:
>
> % svn cp ^/trunk/ ^/trunk/foo -mr2

Yes, but the branch now contains a copy of any other branches or tags that had already been created. This layout is just nonsense and should not be considered.
Received on 2010-01-26 00:44:31 CET

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