[arch-dev-public] Forgotten everything I ever knew about our SVN...

Tom K tom at archlinux.org
Tue Dec 2 12:26:20 EST 2008

Allan McRae wrote:
> Thomas Bächler wrote:
>> Tom K schrieb:
>>>    OK... as my first major piece of work since returning, I have run 
>>> extrapkg on a bunch of libpcap rebuilds that should have gone to 
>>> testing. I haven't run the db script on gerolde yet. I'd really 
>>> appreciate some pointers on how to sort this out.
>>> I'm away for a few hours now, but I'll get it fixed asap.
>> This requires some SVN magic: You need to revert the changes in 
>> package/repos/extra-* to their previous version, but SVN is very 
>> unfriendly with that IIRC. Any SVN magicians?
> Those commits are revisons 20312 to 20326 inclusive.  So reverting the 
> change is something like:
> snv merge -r 20326:20311
> or
> snv merge -c -20326
Many thanks for the dig-out, Allan. Do I issue these commands in my 
top-level dir? Or in each package's repos/extra-x86_64 dir?
> for each of the commits.  In fact you do not need to do the ones 
> touching trunk, just extra so you can skip a few there...
> Then check it with svn status/diff and commit.
> Allan

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