Re: Subversion Doesn't Have Branches aka Crossing the Streams aka Branches as First Class Objects?
From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 15 May 2013 12:59:28 -0500
On Wed, May 15, 2013 at 12:06 PM, Andrew Reedick
OK, but that means you need to anchor the concept of 'this branch' to
> Telling folks to never change their branching structure is a bit short-sighted given the lack of reliable precognitive ability in general and that occasionally folks like to clean up the branches and tags dir when they're cluttered with dozens of old branches and tags. Telling folks not to run 'svn mv tags/1.0* archive/' simply isn't helpful.
So, do you want to disallow such moves - or make merge tracking aware
> Plus, telling people not use to svn's touted directory manipulation features because of side-effects is a bit self-defeating.
Not if you want it to act like SCM's that have branches that don't
-- Les Mikesell lesmikesell_at_gmail.comReceived on 2013-05-15 20:00:03 CEST
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