"BAW" == Barry Warsaw firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
BAW> So are you saying that moving to svn will let us do more long BAW> lived branches? Yay!
Yes, but you still have to be disciplined about it. svn is not much better than cvs about detecting and ignoring spurious conflicts due to code that gets merged from branch A to branch B, then back to branch A. Unrestricted cherry-picking is still out.