[p4] Deleting original depot without affecting branch

Jeff Desharnais jdesharnais at maddocsoftware.com
Thu Feb 28 07:30:04 PST 2008

I'm running 2005.1.

Is this confirmed that running obliterate will do the proper lazy copy
repair work?

-----Original Message-----
From: paul goffin [mailto:paul.goffin at dsl.pipex.com] 
Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2008 5:17 AM
To: Oren Shemesh (oshemesh)
Cc: Jeff Desharnais; perforce-user at perforce.com
Subject: Re: [p4] Deleting original depot without affecting branch

Not with recent versions of the server it doesn't.

See "p4 help snap".


Quoting "Oren Shemesh (oshemesh)" <oshemesh at cisco.com>:

> Obliterate automatically does the work '-z' would do, if needed.
> You can safely use obliterate, just as you understood in the past.

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