> From: Karl Fogel [mailto:email@example.com]
> "Bill Tutt" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Yeah. Is there an issue that documents the work needed to add this
> > attribute to the entries file? I'm doing SVN work for the next two
> > (starting Monday) thanks to a vacation from my real life job, so
> > give me some direction here. :)
> Wow, awesome!
> There's no issue filed (yet), as this has just been tossed around in
> private conversation.
> Let me just make sure: we're talking about the splitting of URLs into
> BaseURL and FS_Path, where the BaseURL is everything up to the root of
> the repository, and the FS_Path is the path within the repository,
Could do it that way, you could also store the BaseURL and the entire
URL like we do now. I don't know which way is preferable. Greg might
have some useful info to add here.
> The simplest solution is to store them separately in the entries file.
> Currently, an entry has a single URL field, like this:
> That would change to:
> (Dunno about the trailing or leading slash, but whatever.)
> Of course, you can't tell from looking at a URL where the dividing
> line is. In fact, the present client never finds it out -- only the
> repository code ever knows. So the main change here is that this
> information needs to be communicated back to the client somehow (at
> least during the initial checkout, possibly under other circumstances
> as well?), presumably without adding yet another network turnaround.
> Does this help?
Yeah, it tells me to ask Greg (or anybody else who knows) which bits of
the mod_dav_svn code path need to change to spit the data out. Or indeed
just figure it out if I need to. :)
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Received on Sat Jun 1 14:25:11 2002