svn merge without working copy?

Bryan Sant bryan.sant at
Tue Sep 20 19:17:27 MDT 2011

On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 5:26 PM, Wade Preston Shearer
<wadeshearer.lists at> wrote:
> The svn merge command says that it "appl[ies] the differences between two sources to a working copy path." I would like to:
> 1. check a few files into trunk resulting in a revision
> 2. merge the difference between that revision and the latest revision of a branch without a working copy of that branch
> Is that possible? or is the only way to have a working copy of that branch that I merge them into and then commit them?

You need a working copy in case you have any conflict resolution
issues.  There would be no way to resolve conflicts without local
working copy.


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