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Re: Subversion Doesn't Have Branches aka Crossing the Streams aka Branches as First Class Objects?

From: Branko ─îibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Sat, 11 May 2013 20:10:10 +0200

On 11.05.2013 19:25, Z├ę wrote:
> On 05/09/2013 09:35 PM, Branko ─îibej wrote:
>> The real problem here is that Subversion does not treat/renames/ as
>> atomic operations.
>
> I think that the real problem here is that Subversion doesn't support
> branches. The fact is that moving or copying a file or directory
> around is not the semantical equivalent of creating a branch.
> Therefore, if the same operation is used to perform both then one will
> not be supported as well as it could be.

I'll take the bait and ask you for the definition of the semantics of a
"branch".

-- Brane

-- 
Branko ─îibej
Director of Subversion | WANdisco | www.wandisco.com
Received on 2013-05-11 20:19:17 CEST

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