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

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Mon, 13 May 2013 17:37:41 +0200

On Mon, May 13, 2013 at 03:21:15PM +0000, Bob Archer wrote:
> I would like to see more "first class" support for projects and/or
> defining a project root. For example, perhaps there can be an
> svn:projectroot property that must be on a folder and the branch/merge
> command will only work on project roots. If that is done of course the
> maintain backward compatibility there could be a switch in the client
> config to allow for bypassing this requirement, or perhaps the --force
> switch could do it. Also, a property can be place on a branch so that
> tooling can know it is actually a semantic branch rather than just a
> fork (copy).

This idea has been discussed before and could still be viable in
the future.

Some references to start browsing:
Received on 2013-05-13 17:38:22 CEST

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