Move xfce4-mailwatch-plugin to goodies?

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at
Mon Jul 10 13:34:45 CEST 2006

Jannis Pohlmann wrote:
>>>would you mind if we moved the mailwatch plugin to the goodies
>>>repository? I could import it and Benny could remove the directory
>>>from the main repository unless you have the time to do that.
>>Assuming you know how to do it so I don't lose commit history, feel
>>free to do it yourself.  
> I thought this would be easy, but apparently, it's more complex than I
> assumed. From the SVN book:
>   "Note that while it's okay for your working
>    copy to reflect a mixture of repository locations, these locations
>    must all be within the same repository. Subversion repositories
>    aren't yet able to communicate with one another; that's a feature
>    planned beyond Subversion 1.0."
> I tried copying as well as merging the URIs, but due to the reason
> above, this did not work (copying would have kept the history). Perhaps
> someone else knows how to do this (copy parts of repository A into
> repository B without losing the history?

You can dump and import using svadmin (see the SVN book). You will
probably need to ask Auke to do the import.

> Regards,
> Jannis


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