RE: Branch/switch/merge question
From: Andrew Reedick <Andrew.Reedick_at_cbeyond.net>
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2013 09:29:49 -0500
> From: Edward Ned Harvey (svn4) [mailto:svn4_at_nedharvey.com]
> In particular, I branch (and switch) from /trunk to /branches/eharvey. I
> So here's my question: Even if I'm the only person who committed anything...
It's a feature. The repository HEAD revision changed, i.e. someone checked in somewhere else in the repository, so svn updates the svn:mergeinfo property anyway. Personally, I wish the merge and merge tools (especially mergeinfo) used the Last Changed Revision instead.
> So, most importantly, am I using svn branch/switch/merge in the way that it's intended to be used?
> Should my usage pattern be different somehow?
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