svn blame — Show author and revision information in-line for the specified files or URLs.
Show author and revision information in-line for the specified files or URLs. Each line of text is annotated at the beginning with the author (username) and the revision number for the last change to that line.
--revision (-r) ARG --verbose (-v) --incremental --xml --extensions (-x) ARG --force --use-merge-history(-g) --username ARG --password ARG --no-auth-cache --non-interactive --config-dir ARG
If you want to see blame annotated source for
readme.txt in your test
$ svn blame http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test/readme.txt 3 sally This is a README file. 5 harry You should read this.
Even if svn blame says that Harry last modified readme.txt in revision 5, you'll have to examine exactly what the revision changed to be sure that Harry changed the context of the line—he may have just adjusted the whitespace.