[Python-Dev] PEP: Migrating the Python CVS to Subversion

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Sun Aug 7 16:39:21 CEST 2005

Donovan Baarda wrote:
> Yeah. IMHO the sadest thing about SVN is it doesn't do branch/merge
> properly. All the other cool stuff like renames etc is kinda undone by
> that. For a definition of properly, see;
> http://prcs.sourceforge.net/merge.html

Can you please elaborate? I read the page, and it seems to me that
subversion's merge command works exactly the way described on the


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