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RE: Copy changes from one branch to another

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:13:20 +0000

> On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 3:14 PM, Andrew Reedick
> <Andrew.Reedick_at_cbeyond.net> wrote:
> >
> > Post commit script that deletes branch A and then recreates branch A from
> trunk, i.e. make branch A effectively a tag. Since the delete and copy are server
> side commands, no workspace is needed to make it work. However this will fail
> if (when) you need to make custom changes on branch A.
> But that has the effect that i will have all the changes from trunk in branch A,
> which is not what I want. I only want some certain changes inside there, the
> changes committed from our team.
> Best Regards,
> Sven

Common stuff should be brought in with Externals rather than a merge. That may be a better use case considering what you are asking for.
Received on 2013-09-30 19:13:53 CEST

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