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Re: svn commit: r1058308 - /subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.7.html

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2011 11:40:56 +0100

On Thu, Jan 13, 2011 at 09:31:36AM +0000, Philip Martin wrote:
> Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name> writes:
>
> > * The difference that's supposed to cause Philip's script to work as
> > advertised is that svn_repos_fs_change_rev_prop4() uses the same
> > propvalue to compute the ACTION parameter and to pass as the "old
> > propvalue" to the FS for atomicity.
> >
> > I'm too sleepy right now to determine whether Philip's script will
> > actually work as advertised given this server-side change, so just
> > throwing it out there for now.
>
> The server side change hasn't been applied to the 1.6 branch AFAIK.
> That means that the ACTION parameter in the hook script is not reliable
> and so the script doesn't fix the problem.
>
> The obstacle to applying the server side fix to the 1.6 branch is that
> it changes the behaviour of server and so could be considered a
> regression, although that same behaviour change could also be considered
> an improvement.

The scenario we're talking about is where people run a 1.7 server
and use a 1.6 or earlier svnsync binary.

I suppose in this case your hook script would help?
If not, the current draft of the 1.7 release notes will need to be adjusted.

Stefan
Received on 2011-01-13 11:41:39 CET

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