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Re: Re: Re: Feature request: enable use of WinMerge from "show log" on a selected folder

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2012 09:07:34 -0400

On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 7:50 AM, Markus Humm <markus.humm_at_de.ebmpapst.com> wrote:
>> Seriously? Downloading whole folder contents from the > repository just to do a diff?
>> Of course, it's possible. You can implement this
>> yourself if you like. But if you implement this, your
>> code changes will only go into the TSVN repository if
>> you provide your full name and address and phone
>> number: that's required for all the svn server admins
>> to know where to find and kill you.
> Yes, seriously. Most of the sources this is about are
> 1 MB or lkess as they're for ┬ÁController software.
> Downloading 20-30 files with 1 MB in total shouldn't take long on local area networks, or do you still use snail mail internally for data transport? ;-)
> At least here 100 MBit is standard.

But your use case doesn't extend to the general Subversion population.
What's described here would hammer my server, workstations and


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