[jsword-devel] Re: svn problem
Troy A. Griffitts
scribe at crosswire.org
Fri Jul 30 10:29:00 MST 2004
Hey Joe & Team,
Have you had time to do much browsing around on their mailing and
net regarding the problem? Does it seem like a simple mistake that
could be fixed for them?
Joe Walker wrote:
> In testing the svn plugin I failed to apply a patch created using svn.
> The process appears fundamentally broken because it treats the
> "leading path segment" wrongly.
> We have 4 options that I can think of:
> 1. Stay with CVS
> 2. Find a new way of working. I like being able to review changes to
> the main branch so I'm not keen on throwing the doors open, but we
> could work with a branch per developer and merge between the branches
> in much the same way the bitkeeper and the Linux kernel seems to work.
> This is just an idea though and may not work
> 3. Do our SVN interaction using TortoiseSVN. This may not work of course.
> 4. Do our SVN interaction using command line tools. Which would be a
> right pain for windows development.
> 2 feels like too big a jump to do without more thought. 3 and 4 are
> not mutually exclusive, but both would be a pain for windows
> developers. So I've become very nervous about switching to svn right now.
> Any input?
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