Question on resolve(d) (Issue 112)

Brian W. Fitzpatrick fitz at
Mon Jun 2 09:24:07 CDT 2008

So should I remove the docs for resolved or just label them as deprecated?


On Mon, Jun 2, 2008 at 8:31 AM, C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato at> wrote:
> By the way, the help text for 'svn resolved' actually gives the hint you
> probably needed:
>   ... deprecated in favor of running 'svn resolve --accept working'
> Brian W. Fitzpatrick wrote:
>> I'm not sure I fully understand what's going on here.  It looks like
>> (at least in 1.5 rc8), we now have resolve *and* resolved, both doing
>> different things.  If I understand correctly, 'svn resolve' actually
>> resolves conflicts according to what you pass in --accept, and 'svn
>> resolved' does what it's always done.  The help for 'svn resolve'
>> doesn't list 'merged' as an option, so it doesn't seem to be a
>> complete superset of 'svn resolved' (even tho it does accept 'merged'
>> acc. to the source), so is 'svn resolved' not deprecated?  Is there a
>> reason 'merged' is left out of the help for 'svn resolve'?  Should I
>> fix the help on trunk and file a CHANGE for the 1.5 branch?
>> -Fitz, thoroughly confused.
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