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Re: MIME types extension matching is case-sensitive

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2009b_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Jun 2009 05:01:44 -0500

On Jun 2, 2009, at 03:37, Bolstridge, Andrew wrote:

>>> I mean, there isn't any good reason why .jpg and .Jpg and .JPG
>>> should
>>> not match to the same mime-type, right?
>>
>> I can't think of any good reason, and nobody else has responded.
>
> Frankly, I can't think why SVN isn't case-insensitive for
> everything. If
> anyone has myfile.txt, Myfile.txt and MYFILE.txt in the same directory
> they need to be told about preventative maintenance :)

I believe these would all come under the umbrella of backwards-
incompatible changes, and thus could not be considered until
Subversion 2.0 at the earliest.

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