Error in online svnbook (r2799)
leahym at gvsu.edu
Wed May 30 22:36:27 CDT 2007
Thanks for the clarification! I guess I need to get with the program and
update my version.
That said... the Chapter 9 documentation on 'diff' and 'merge' does not
mention the -c option.
At 7:12 PM -0500 5/30/07, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>On May 30, 2007, at 09:30, Michael Leahy wrote:
>The book is correct as written.
>-c is new syntax available in recent Subversion versions. I believe
>it stands for "changeset".
>"svn diff -c 344 ..." is equivalent to "svn diff -r 343:344 ..."
>As someone else already pointed out, the book has its own mailing list.
>> I was just looking up branching and merging in the online svnbook,
>> and I
>> found some typos (incorrect command options).
>> In chapter 4, Branching and Merging > Copying Changes Between
>> Branches >
>> Copying Specific Changes, I believe that incorrect syntax is used
>> times in the examples.
>> svn diff -c 344 ...
>> svn merge -c 344 ...
>> Shouldn't those be
>> svn diff -r 344 ...
>> svn merge -r 344 ...
>> Farther down, in "Previewing Merges", the '-c' appears again.
>> The URL that I'm viewing is
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