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Re: CVS update: ADDED: subversion/libsvn_subr getdate.y

From: Tripp Lilley <tlilley_at_perspex.com>
Date: 2001-07-05 03:57:48 CEST

On Wed, 4 Jul 2001, Greg Hudson wrote:

> (That's if we actually think getdate.y is bloated in terms of what it
> accepts. I don't have a strong opinion there. My only real pet peeve
> is that CVS doesn't accept the date format it displays in log entries,
> at least as of version 1.10.)

As a proxy for potential end-users, I say the "bloated" parsing is quite
handy. I'm building a document management system right now for my wife's
office, where "normal" people will be using it. I'm intending on offering
some level of version control (through CVS, then Subversion, unless the
sky opens up and Perforce comes out as open source :) ). I know that
-they- would be much more comfortable thinking in "human" terms like "last
wednesday", and not having to do that translation to a well-formed date

   Tripp Lilley  *  http://stargate.eheart.sg505.net/~tlilley/
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