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AW: AW: Perplexing results of SVN commit

From: Markus Schaber <m.schaber_at_3s-software.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2011 17:16:06 +0200

Hi,

Von: Les Mikesell [mailto:lesmikesell_at_gmail.com]
> >>
> >> 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.

I would not call this "better" - I prefer to work offline, and use a
connection to the server only when needed.

Best regards

Markus Schaber
Received on 2011-07-12 17:16:45 CEST

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