[REVIEW] Section "Changelists as Operation Filters"

C. Michael Pilato cmpilato at red-bean.com
Thu Jun 12 23:37:59 CDT 2008

Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> Daniel Shahaf wrote on Thu, 12 Jun 2008 at 21:21 +0300:
>> Karl Heinz Marbaise wrote on Thu, 12 Jun 2008 at 20:11 +0200:
>>> BTW: I would suggest to remove the "--depth infinity ." from this
>>> command, cause IMHO it's confusing...why i need a --depth option...
>> --depth is implied, but "." is necessary (you get an error without it).
> That's not the whole truth.  'svn cl foo --cl bar .' gives no error
> (both rc9 and trunk), but doesn't do anything, either.  Adding -R to it
> makes it work.

Correct.  The 'svn changelist' subcommand defaults to depth=empty.  This 
doesn't change merely by adding the --cl filter -- just means you've got a 
much smaller chance of having any operational targets. :-)

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