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From "Peter Donald" <pe...@realityforge.org>
Subject Re: [classlib][pack200] new module (was: [classlib][pack200] Development has stalled :-( )
Date Mon, 08 Jan 2007 21:56:26 GMT
On 1/9/07, Gregory Shimansky <gshimansky@gmail.com> wrote:
> This pretty much reminds me of what GIT is capable of doing and how it was
> used internally in Intel. You are building a chain of commits into a local
> repository, then create a patch which includes all changes in this chain. I
> am very curious about one aspect of this practice. If in the main repository
> in SVN some files affected by your chain of commits are changed, how hard it
> is to merge changes from the main latest revision of SVN repository with the
> chain that you've built locally, based on some earlier previous SVN revision?

It is trivial to do this under svk. I actually do the synchronization
with remote repo, merging into local branches and updating working
copys in separate steps but I believe you can do it in one step via
either "svk up -sm" or "svk pull" in a working copy.


Peter Donald

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