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Re: commit issue

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2012a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2012 05:24:25 -0600

On Jan 18, 2012, at 05:22, Stephen Butler wrote:

> On Jan 18, 2012, at 11:59 , Herbert wrote:
>
>> Error displayed (translated):
>> Pre-Commit blocking with exit-code 255.
>> """="*" can not be processed
>
> This is an error message from a pre-commit hook script installed by
> your Subversion administrator. It's not a Subversion (or TortoiseSVN)
> bug. FWIW, TortoiseSVN calls the Subversion API directly, so no shell
> escaping is involved on the client side.
>
> Ask your administrator why he or she chose to forbid quotes in the
> commit messages.

Ah, right. I'm guessing the administrator did not intend to prevent commit messages with quotation marks, merely that the administrator never tested that scenario and is not escaping things properly in their script.
Received on 2012-01-18 12:25:05 CET

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