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Re: Bug in dump/restore...

From: Michael Sinz <Michael.Sinz_at_sinz.org>
Date: 2007-02-06 15:23:43 CET

On 2/6/07, Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman@red-bean.com> wrote:
>
> On 2/5/07, Michael Sinz <Michael.Sinz@sinz.org> wrote:
>
> > The question should now turn to why the file was allowed to be created
> in the
> > first place. I did nothing other than to create the file and then "svn
> add" it
> > to the repository.
>
> You must have done this a long, long, time ago. We stopped allowing
> control-characters to enter the repository (either in filenames or log
> messages) in some pre-1.0 release.
>

Looking at the date in the repository, it looks like this happened in the
1.2 timeframe (that server never ran less than SVN 1.1 since it is all FSFS
and the April 25, 2005 date shows that it may have been running the 1.2 RC1
- don't know for sure)

However, testing this now with SVN 1.4 trying to create a new repository and
adding that file, it seems to not to add this to the repository.

So, now I need to filter this out of the test repository as it is no longer
a valid test case (and can not be added to the repository)

I will see if I have time today to build a 1.1 SVN client and try it again.

-- 
Michael Sinz               Technology and Engineering Director/Consultant
"Starting Startups"                          mailto:Michael.Sinz@sinz.org
My place on the web                      http://www.sinz.org/Michael.Sinz
Received on Tue Feb 6 15:23:55 2007

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