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Re: "svn diff --diff-cmd diff -r PREV" doesn't work subversion repo of nmap

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 13 Mar 2010 15:43:11 -0500

2010/3/12 Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>:
> 2010/3/12 Toralf Förster <toralf.foerster_at_gmx.de>:
>>
>> Andy Levy wrote at 22:31:19
>>> Since Subversion is returning
>>>
>>>    svn: Process 'diff' failed (exitwhy 2)
>>>
>>> Isn't it possible that it's a problem with diff?
>> No, this issue happens with every other diff command/wrapper I used
>> (eg. $> svn diff --diff-cmd echo -r PREV)
>>
>> It happens only within the subversion directory of nmap (which was freshly
>> checked out, no local commits /edits were done). This issue do not happens in
>> any other local repository. The only difference which I can see is that the
>> nmap repo contains external items.
>
> I just ran the exact sequence in your bug report on OS X 10.6.2 and it
> executed cleanly using SVN 1.6.5. I don't have 1.6.9 handy & I'm not
> sure what I need to do to get it installed; I think I'm missing some
> dev tools.

I just re-ran the sequence with 1.6.9 on my system and got the same
results as with 1.6.5 - worked fine.
Received on 2010-03-13 21:43:59 CET

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