Re: Remote renames create subtree mergeinfo
On Tue, Aug 27, 2019 at 12:42 PM <bryce.schober_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> FWIW, I found the explanations in these two emails from the same thread to be easier to understand as a user:
> This sounds like yet another UX flaw caused by the constraints of subversion's characteristic "flexibility" afforded by its nearly-complete agnosticism regarding repository branching and tagging structure. As I use git more and more for all of my daily development, I continue to run into UX problems like this that are made so much less helpful and more surprising, all in the name of that ultimate "everything is just a sub-tree" flexibility. I am coming to strongly believe that this design paradigm is SVN's fatal flaw keeping it from being the best long-term centralized VCS competitor to git & other DVCSes.
You are a decade late for that discussion. Enforcing other system's
architecture on top of Subversion would break the very reasons people
still use it.
Received on 2019-08-28 01:02:28 CEST
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