[plt-dev] svn merginfo property

From: Noel Welsh (noelwelsh at gmail.com)
Date: Mon Jul 27 08:57:54 EDT 2009

Perhaps the revision dates from before svn 1.5, which added (some)
merge tracking, and uses the mergeinfo property to store this
information. More info here:


The standard solution is to beat your head against the desk and curse
the Subversion developers.


On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 10:43 PM, Robby
Findler<robby at eecs.northwestern.edu> wrote:
> Anyone understand svn merging enough to be able to decode this error
> message? I was doing a merge from some (old....) code that I wanted to
> get back to (figuring that a merge was the way to get started).
> Conflict for property 'svn:mergeinfo' discovered on 'stxclass/main.ss'.
> They want to delete the property, you want to change the value to
> '/trunk/collects/stxclass/main.ss:4-13254,13911-13980'.
> Select: (p) postpone, (mf) mine-full, (tf) theirs-full,
>        (h) help for more options:
> Robby
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