[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: CVS update: subversion/subversion/libsvn_fs structure

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_galois.collab.net>
Date: 2001-02-22 16:18:03 CET

Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman@newton.ch.collab.net> writes:
> > > No, you include the revision number in which the copy took place in
> > > the property.
> >
> > Oh, very clever. I don't think people thought of that before.
> >
> > > (How you'd get the revision number before you do the commit, I don't
> > > know, but surely that can be addressed somehow.)
> >
> > That does sound a bit tricky. One answer is to let the fs set the
> > properties, in which case it can do whatever magic it has to. Still
> > potentially a wrench in the works, but probably not as bad of a wrench
> > as copy nodes.
> Oh! The RA layer is already going to store "wc props" after a commit
> succeeds (Change #3). Isn't this the exact mechanism we would need?

These are properties set by the filesystem, on nodes in the
filesystem. If you think back to the copy nodes discussion, a copy
node would be done instead by a regular node + prop.
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:23 2006

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Dev mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.