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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: SVN question (Was: Re: log-message-tags)
Date Wed, 07 Mar 2012 11:50:51 GMT
2012/3/7 Igor Galić <i.galic@brainsware.org>:
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
>> svn:externals is only a client-side mechanism. This will not bring
>> log-message-tags/ into the branch, and especially not within the tag.
>>
>> In essence, you will not be able to recreate any specific state in
>> time (or a release!) because of this. The repository doesn't actually
>> reflect the state that you're trying to capture.
>>
>> You could construct a tarball for 2.4.x, but a week later, that
>> tarball cannot be reconstructed. The checksums will not match. etc.
>
> Huh?
>
> svn externals can reference a specific revision.

With recent versions of Subversion, sure. But regardless, look at
Jim's copy/paste. There is no pegged revision.

Cheers,
-g

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