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Subject: Re: [boost] Subversion upgrade on
From: K. Noel Belcourt (kbelco_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-07-22 15:00:05

On Jul 22, 2009, at 8:54 AM, Beman Dawes wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 10:15 AM, Doug
> Gregor<doug.gregor_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> We'd like to upgrade Subversion on from the old version
>> it is currently using (1.4.2) to version 1.6.2, so that Boost can
>> make
>> use of some of the new and useful features introduced in Subversion
>> 1.5 and 1.6. Since this upgrade will involve an upgrade of the
>> repository, it is likely to take a while---we'll probably have to
>> block out 8 or more hours, during which Subversion will be
>> inaccessible.
>> We would like to perform the Subversion upgrade soon (within the next
>> few days). Are we at a point in Boost's development cycle where we
>> can
>> tolerate a day of down-time to perform this upgrade?
> Yes, as long as it is fairly soon. What date do you have in mind?


I'm stuck with svn version 1.4.2 for both running the tests and the
reporting, for the time being (we've moved to git and no longer use
svn). Do you know if 1.4.2 will work with 1.6.2? If not, there may
be down time with the tests and reporting until I can get 1.6.2
installed and working.

-- Noel

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