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Re: AW: Perplexing results of SVN commit

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2011 07:43:39 -0500

On 7/12/11 7:18 AM, Markus Schaber wrote:
>> Sounds to me like operator error of the following kind: the developer
>> modified the files in the working copy, and also made identical
>> modifications to the corresponding pristine files in .svn/text-base
>> (frequently this happens when using a batch search-replace tool).
> This kind of problem seems to be rather common. What about an additional
> option to "svn cleanup" to check the validity of the base files, and
> restore them from the repository?

Or even better, an optional cvs-like mode where you don't need the pristine
copies on the client at all.

   Les Mikesell
Received on 2011-07-12 14:44:18 CEST

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