From: Robert Ramey (ramey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-08-11 18:21:44
David Abrahams wrote:
>> c) It seems to me that information regarding SVN access and boost
>> customs and practices for using it to best advantage should be
>> available form the main boost web page. Oh now I found it - its via
>> a link titled Sandbox SVN. So I guess what I'm ask is for the main
>> page to be tweaked so it's location is more obvious.
> Patches welcome
OK - how would I go about doing that? check a change to the
web site page on the trunk? I presume that woudn't migrate to
the website until the next release. Or does "submitting a patch"
mean something different?
>> e) Poking around with the browser shows me a branch for RC_1_34_0.
>> It seems we're releasing 1.34.1 - where is the branch for the actual
>> code released? or are they the same? or?
OK - that's just fine - but when I tried to create a branch off RC_1_34_0
I got an error. Is the error to advise me I should have been using Verson
rather than RC_1_34_0 or some other reason.
Error: MKACTIVITY of
'/svn/boost/!svn/act/7ac0dbeb-4f6d-0141-941c-1e06228e3d67': 403 Forbidden
Which I presume means I'm doing something unauthorized but it doesn't say
I searched through the SVN documentation for information about making Tags
"readonly" to prevent
someone accidently committing a change to a tagged version. I didn't find
it seems that this functionality would be necessary. I'm still perusing the
My intention is to create a branch off the latest release, check in and test
on this branch, and then merge them into the "trunk". If there's anything
with this procedure please let me know.
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