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Re: Branching Questions

From: Phil Pinkerton <pcpinkerton_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 01 Jul 2011 09:43:00 -0400

Interesting,

Can you (or anyone else) provide a few scenario examples from your
experience (not related to horses and besides those given in the
svnbook.red-bean)?

On 7/1/2011 8:11 AM, Tony Sweeney wrote:
> Sorry, that's a common British idiom which obviously doesn't travel.
> Racehorses vary in strength, speed, stamina and temperament; some race
> horses do better in "heavier going" (i.e. a softer, muddier track), some
> race faster on a dry course, and of course racecourses vary in length.
> So there's no single answer to "which is the best horse", as there are
> "horses for courses". Makes sense now? Which approach you take to (3)
> depends on the existing customer set up. There are a number of
> tradeoffs, so there's no single right answer.
>
> Tony.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Phil Pinkerton [mailto:pcpinkerton_at_gmail.com]
> Sent: 01 July 2011 12:45
> To: Tony Sweeney
> Cc: Subversion User List
> Subject: Re: Branching Questions
>
> Thanks for the quick response.
>
> However I have no clue what you mean by Horses for courses.
>
> and I certainly cannot reply to my clients question with such an answer.
>
> On 7/1/2011 7:03 AM, Tony Sweeney wrote:
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Phil Pinkerton [mailto:pcpinkerton_at_gmail.com]
>> Sent: 01 July 2011 11:58
>> To: Subversion User List
>> Subject: Branching Questions
>>
>>
>> 1. We are creating branch out of previous branch, if we want to delete
>> a old branch or archive it how it will impact the current branch ?
>>
>> It won't
>>
>> 2. There is no limit on number of branches you can create, is this
>> true ?
>>
>> Effectively.
>>
>> 3. What is the best way to lock the Trunk so only certain users can
>> access it, using Hook Script or using admin tool?
>>
>> Horses for courses.
>>
>>
>> Phil
>>
>>
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