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Re: MS-centric client (Was: svn up -p)

From: Garrett Rooney <rooneg_at_electricjellyfish.net>
Date: 2002-11-06 20:02:11 CET

Noel Yap wrote:

>--- Kevin Pilch-Bisson <kevin@pilch-bisson.net> wrote:
>
>
>>Possibly not harder to learn, but if it were svn
>>dir, then they wouldn't need
>>to learn at all.
>>
>>
>
>They would still need to learn that options start with
>"-" or "--" rather than "/". What about having a
>completely separate client for MS people? IIRC, the
>client functionality is already librarified so all
>that's needed would be a different front end.
>
uh, we already did that. libsvn_client exists to make it possible to
write other clients if you want to.

that said, i still think having a separate /command line/ client for
win32 is dumb, since while we may have unix specific aliases for
commands, we also have longer names that are not platform specific (svn
cp == svn copy for example).

-garrett

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