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Re: how to get a list of unmerged revisions?

From: Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name>
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 01:30:32 +0300

svn mergeinfo --help

B Smith-Mannschott wrote on Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 00:23:34 +0200:
> I've got a trunk and a maintenance branch. I periodically merge
> changes from the maintenance branch to trunk. Merge tracking is a
> help here.
>
> Commits on the maintenance branch begin with an ID identifying the
> issue, backlog item or user story. When I merge changes to trunk, I'd
> like to merge those belonging to the same ID together, but I don't
> want to mix different IDs in the same merge.
>
> To do this, I explicitly name the revisions I want to merge on the command line.
>
> Now, how do I get Subversion to tell me which revisions of <branch>
> have not been merged to <trunk>?
>
> What I've been doing is either (1) firing up TortoiseSVN, which shows
> already merged revisions in grey when you start a log viewer from the
> merge dialog box or (2) actually doing the merge and then meditating
> over the diff of the svn:merge-info property before reverting the
> merge again and doing it properly.
>
> Both of these approaches are awkward in the extreme. Surely I'm
> overlooking something obvious.
>
> // Ben
Received on 2011-06-20 00:33:11 CEST

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