Subversion gotcha – deleted folders not shown in diff by default

March 20, 2007 Chad Woolley

Say you have two tags you want to diff, and one has a deleted directory. If you do an ‘svn diff’, you won’t see the deleted directory UNLESS you give the ‘–summarize’ option:

svn diff --summarize http://host/project/tags/old_version http://host/project/tags/old_version

About the Author

Biography

Previous
The best thing I’ve heard all day
The best thing I’ve heard all day

"This is either the stupidest or best idea I've ever heard"

Next
Paranoia
Paranoia

Hoping to improve performance, we changed a query to use the :include condition like this: Project.fin...

SpringOne Platform 2019 Presentations

Watch Now