Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-22 Thread Warren Young
On 2/21/2013 02:03, Martijn Coppoolse wrote: This sounds as if the 'Files' tab of your repository links to http://server/repo/dir?ci=tip whereas you expected it to link to http://server/repo/dir?ci=trunk Yep, you've nailed it. tip is the out-of-the-box default on a fresh repo, and

Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-22 Thread Warren Young
On 2/22/2013 14:09, Warren Young wrote: trunk would be a good default if Fossil had a training wheels mode for newbies like me, but I can't seriously propose that as a feature. Thinking more about it, this is really a Subversion issue. Unlike Git and Fossil, svn lets you create a branch of

Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-21 Thread Martijn Coppoolse
On 20-2-2013 22:34, Warren Young wrote: But before looking at it, I want to stress that I don't believe Fossil has lost any data, it's just that the default Files view shows the last branch I worked on, rather than the trunk as I expected. This sounds as if the 'Files' tab of your repository

Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-20 Thread Themba Fletcher
On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 8:07 PM, Warren Young war...@etr-usa.com wrote: snip The request, of course, is for the Fossil Git importer to either have some improvement that makes it smarter about recognizing the *true* trunk, or at least a flag that lets you tell it the trunk's tag name if it

Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-20 Thread Richard Hipp
On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 4:20 PM, Warren Young war...@etr-usa.com wrote: On 2/19/2013 21:07, Warren Young wrote: We eventually figured out that Fossil was getting confused by the fact that the last svn checkin was on a branch instead of the trunk, and that branch held the file subset we saw

Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-20 Thread Warren Young
On 2/20/2013 13:30, Themba Fletcher wrote: Does the following help in your case? tif@:~$ fossil help settings | grep main-branch main-branch The primary branch for the project. Default: trunk No, sorry. It makes sense that it doesn't help. If I open the minimal testcase

Re: [fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-20 Thread Warren Young
On 2/20/2013 14:25, Richard Hipp wrote: If you will send me the output of git fast-export -all It's below. But before looking at it, I want to stress that I don't believe Fossil has lost any data, it's just that the default Files view shows the last branch I worked on, rather than the trunk

[fossil-users] Fossil svn conversion gets confused if last svn checkin is on a branch

2013-02-19 Thread Warren Young
I'm currently working through the conversion of a 14 year old (!) svn repo to Fossil, and ran into dodgy behavior in one of the iterations. Over the years, we've changed how we named branches and tags a few times. We had a mess like this: mms5_00 mms6.3 mms-7.0 mms-v8 Dash