Moving to SubVersion

Simon Hausmann hausmann at
Sun Oct 10 07:44:18 BST 2004

On Sunday 10 October 2004 00:01, Cornelius Schumacher wrote:
> On Saturday 09 October 2004 09:45, Tobias Koenig wrote:
> > When we start library cleanup after the release of KDE 3.4, we'll have
> > to move and rename a lot of files and that's a PITA with CVS.
> Last time I checked I wasn't able to create a diff for a specific file
> between svn revisions before and after the file being moved. Does this work
> now? How do I do it?

This works since Subversion 1.1 (only 1.1 client needed). For example the 
following works for me:

svn diff -r<oldrevision>:<newrevision> --old /svn/path/to/file/before/rename 
--new /svn/path/to/file/as/it/is/called/now


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