[p4] Revision confusion
imeshev at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 30 21:25:29 PDT 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> Now I'm curious. If you edit an old revision, then submit,
> it will fail saying you must resolve with the head revision.
> does the act of submitting sort of force a sync to head for
> all the files in the changelist? I would make sense that it
> does, so when the submit fails, the have list should now show
> the latest revisions for the files that are being submitted.
> On the other hand, if you decide to revert when the submit
> fails, will it go back to the revisions you originally had
> synced to? I could see it doing that because you didn't
> explicitly do the sync to head...
There is a very informative book, "Practical Perforce", that covers
most of the important Perforce concepts, including integrate/resolve,
and that is pretty much a must-read for anyone working with Perforce.
Check it out:
vimeshev at viewtier.com
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