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SVN revert a changeslist

Just discovered SVN uses merge command to revert a changelist. Suppose some developer checks in a changelist number 20404 in wrong branch, use the below command to revert it

svn up
svn merge -r 20404:20403
svn st
svn diff
svn ci

Just remember to give the higher changelist number before lower one and use svn diff to diff the changes before commiting it.


  1. Thanks for the tip.

    One mistake in article: last command should be 'svn ci'


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