SVN externals - using a GUID style instead of a path?
From: Thomas Harold <thomas-lists_at_nybeta.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2011 08:17:25 -0400
The relative URLs being allowed in svn:externals was a huge step
Which is fine as long as "zag" never changes its name.
What if there was some sort of a GUID value for each object, created the
Which would hopefully track /repos/zag as it changes from /repos/zag to
(I suspect this all ties in with the copy/rename issue, which is itself
Is this also a moot point if you use the "pegged revision" style of
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