Re: svn commit: r1033709 - /subversion/tests/cmdline/patch_tests.py
On 10.02.2011 20:25, Paul Burba wrote:
>> Author: danielsh
>> Date: Wed Nov 10 21:02:46 2010
>> New Revision: 1033709
>> URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1033709&view=rev
>> Add a regression test for 'svn patch' setting properties without
>> trailing newlines. This could be useful, for example, to transmit
>> 'svn:eol-style' properties via 'svn patch' without appending a newline
>> to the property value en route.
> Hi Daniel,
> This test seems to be checking if 'svn patch' can apply a property
> value with no trailing newline, but is there even a way to represent
> such a property in the unidiff format?
> Your test creates this patch:
> Index: .
> diff --git a/subversion/branches/1.6.x b/subversion/branches/1.6.x
> --- a/subversion/branches/1.6.x (revision 1033278)
> +++ b/subversion/branches/1.6.x (working copy)
> Property changes on: subversion/branches/1.6.x
> Modified: svn:mergeinfo
> Merged /subversion/trunk:r964349
> Added: k
> ## -0,0 +1 ##
> \ No newline at end of property
> But what is '\ No newline at end of property'? Is that standard? I'm
> only familiar with the special line '\ No newline at end of file'.
The magical token is the \ at the beginning of the line. The rest of the
line can be random text as far as patch is concerned, and indeed,
translations will localize that text.
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