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Re: Forcing svn:eol-style=native on files with "binary" mime types?

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2005-09-22 19:31:42 CEST

Aleksey Nogin wrote:

> On 22.09.2005 01:41, Branko Čibej wrote:
>
>>> Please help me in removing SVN's bug of assuming application/* to
>>> contain binary data,
>>>
>> To be very specific here, SVN does *not* assume that application/* is
>> binary, only that text/* is not.
>
>
> Then why doesn't it allow setting snv:eol-style=native on a file with
> an application/x-foo mime type? Is there a way _at all_ to tell
> subversion "this is a file with _unmergeable_ data and _native_ eol
> style"?

To tell the truth, I don't know why someone decided to do that. I always
said that there should be no restrictions on setting svn:eol-style (or
svn:keywords), and that it's the user's responsibility to set the
properties correctly.

-- Brane

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