[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] Merging to the 3.0 maintenance branch

Brett Cannon brett at python.org
Fri Jan 30 04:06:13 CET 2009

On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 19:03, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
> Brett Cannon wrote:
>> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 18:27, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
>>>> There are potential problems with doing it that way [1]. The safer
>>>> option is to do:
>>>> svn revert .
>>>> svnmerge merge -M -F <py3k-rev>
>>> I still don't see the potential problem. If you do svnmerge, svn commit,
>>> all is fine, right? The problem *only* arises if you do svnmerge,
>>> svn up, svn commit - and clearly, you shouldn't do that. If, on commit,
>>> you get a conflict, you should revert all your changes, svn up, and
>>> start all over with the merge.
>> I did do that and I still got conflicts.
> What is "that"? "svn revert -R" (plus rm for all added files),
> "svn up", "svnmerge", "svn revert ."?

svn up
... conflicts
svn revert -R .
svn up
... same conflicts

> What conflicts?

Some metadata on '.'.


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