the svn bug or feature?
maxb at ukf.net
Wed Jun 15 11:18:06 CDT 2005
Andrew Sagulin wrote:
> Hello svnbook-dev
> Two weeks ago I downloaded and installed Subversion 1.2.0. I also
> downloaded and read
> Svnbook. Actually this is a great job (both Subversion and the book about
> But when I tried one doubtful feature I found that Subversion did
> somethine different from Svnbook example:
> === svn copy reference ===
> $ svn copy file:///tmp/repos/test/trunk
> file:///tmp/repos/test/tags/0.6.32-prerelease -m "tag tree"
> Committed revision 12.
> And don't worry if you forgot to tag≈you can always specify an older
> revision and tag anytime:
> $ svn copy -r 11 file:///tmp/repos/test/trunk
> file:///tmp/repos/test/tags/0.6.32-prerelease -m "Forgot to tag at rev 11"
> Committed revision 13.
> Actually svn do not override destination, but create subdirectory:
> On the next attempt to copy to the same destination svn will report
> svn: Path 'tags/0.6.32-prerelease/trunk' already exists.
> Is it a Subversion bug or a Svnbook inaccuracy?
The examples you quote are either/or, not a sequence of commands.
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