Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium
New issue 2236 by shols...@gmail.com: RBTools SVN client doesn't handle
directory renames correctly.
What version are you running?
Description of the problem?
The post-review svn client doesn't handle directory renames correctly. The
problem occurs when uploading the diff. Index, +++ and --- lines contain
new paths (that don't exist) and cause ReviewBoard to fail when verifying
the base path.
What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Checkout SVN repository.
2. Rename a revisioned directory.
3. Modify a file within the renamed revisioned directory.
4. Verify `svn status` shows 'M+' next to modded file.
5. Use post-review to attempt to create a RB ticket.
6. Observe explosions.
What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
One expects to see a URL to a RB ticket. You see a "Error uploading diff."
Please provide any additional information below.
doesn't fix the issue because the files within the renamed directory aren't
scheduled to be renamed (they have a normal schedule).
I've started work on a fork here:
I've hand tested it and it correctly resolves the issue, but has the
limitation that the OLD path name is displayed in ReviewBoard. I still
need to write unit tests.
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