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Re: CVS update: subversion/subversion/include svn_delta.h

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2000-10-02 22:51:30 CEST

On Mon, Oct 02, 2000 at 03:29:26PM -0500, Karl Fogel wrote:
> For now, let's document that calls happen depth-first, but retain a
> baton structure that does not bind us to that. It's easy to firm up
> the baton restrictions later, when we have a better idea of what
> assumptions always hold true. I feel like changing the batons now
> would be premature.

I'd suggest that we *not* document a depth-first behavior. It might actually
become quite difficult to change that later on. People may (for better or
worse) encode things within the batons which depend on depth-first behavior.

Heck, in any case -- the DAV checkout code uses a breadth-first traversal.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:09 2006

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