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Re: stalling commits until approval

From: Konstantin Kolinko <knst.kolinko_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 2010 03:06:51 +0300

2010/1/26 Tucker <junk_at_gmail.com>:
> Does anyone know of a, relatively, simple way to block commits,
> without approval?  For the sake of context, here's the actual need:
>
> The company I work for has decided (correctly) that we need to keep
> out system configuration scripts (puppet) in Subversion.  Migrating
> all of this is a rather trivial task but adding sanity to changes is
> one of my top priorities.  Since puppet has the power to do "Bad
> Things," when you mess up a config, we'd like to require change
> approval.

Branching and merging aside, you can control to what revision your
production configuration updates to, e.g. by using svn:externals that
point to a specific revision

http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.advanced.externals.html

Best regards,
Konstantin Kolinko
Received on 2010-01-27 01:07:28 CET

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