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Re: multiple ssh connections

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2010 17:22:14 -0500

On 6/16/2010 5:08 PM, Hyrum K. Wright wrote:
>>>
>>> The Subversion client has a bad habit of treating repository access
>>> connections (whether they be http, svn, or something else) as cheap
>>> resources. Of course this is an invalid assumption, but it hasn't yet
>>> been addressed by the developers.
>>
>> I'm not sure subversion is the right tool in the first place if you can't
>> arrange good network connectivity.
>
> I was speaking more to the fact that repository access sessions can be
> expensive to initiate. Treating them as near-zero-cost when they
> aren't leads to a lot of waste.

I understand and agree that it could be improved but it still seems like
you are fixing the wrong problem if it is hard enough to establish a
connection that it bothers you.

-- 
   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell_at_gmail.com
Received on 2010-06-17 00:22:58 CEST

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