On Fri, Oct 10, 2014 at 10:27:46AM +0200, Stefan Sperling wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 10, 2014 at 12:53:16AM -0700, Perry Hutchison wrote:
> > I have entries for diff3-cmd and merge-tool-cmd in the [helpers]
> > section of .subversion/config, and they seem to be working properly.
> > However, when running "svn merge --dry-run", I sometimes want all
> > merge and diff3 attempts to "fail" because I just want the report
> > of what files would be updated, without trying to actually merge
> > any files and especially without requiring any interaction.
> > I would prefer to specify this override on the command line rather
> > than having to edit, and subsequently restore, ~/.subversion/config.
> > It appears that I can override the diff3-cmd setting by adding
> > --diff3-cmd=/bin/false to the command, but when I try to do the
> > same thing to merge-tool-cmd (by adding --merge-tool-cmd=/bin/false)
> > I get an error message:
> > svn: invalid option: --merge-tool-cmd=/bin/false
> > How do I go about overriding the merge-tool-cmd setting on the svn
> > command line? I found nothing pertinent in the svn 1.6 book, nor in
> > the archives.
> > svn version 1.6.17 (r1128011) on Ubuntu 12.04, in case it matters.
> > Please Cc.
> Try --config-option:config:global:merge-tool-cmd=/bin/false
Sorry, got the section name wrong:
Received on 2014-10-10 10:41:48 CEST