merging doesn't work across repositories
sussman at red-bean.com
Mon Aug 25 07:15:48 CDT 2008
How can we be more clear? In
, where we explain the 'full' syntax of the merge command, we
"Merging from foreign repositories
While it's possible to run a command such as svn merge -r 100:200
http://svn.foreignproject.com/repos/trunk, the resultant patch will
also lack any historical merge metadata. At time of this writing,
Subversion has no way of representing different repository URLs within
the svn:mergeinfo property."
On Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 1:47 AM, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at crashcourse.ca> wrote:
> perhaps i missed it, but the section on "merging" doesn't make it
> abundantly clear that merging doesn't work across repositories. and
> the general structure of the "svn merge" arguments might lead one to
> think that it does.
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