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Re: notification system rewrite in progress (patch for review)

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2002-06-12 14:13:45 CEST

On Tue, Jun 11, 2002 at 11:03:27PM -0700, Bill Tutt wrote:
> Just to continue prodding this anthill called CollabNet employees, I
> just realized that libsvn_client applications (i.e. UI apps) need
> notification hooks that are currently handled via the "Force possibly
> bad things to happen" Boolean that is (for example) passed into
> svn_client_merge(), etc...

whatthefuh? What "Boolean" are you referring to? You're being way too

Yes, GUIs need notification hooks. The assumption is that the notify_func
would be changed to be able to return a boolean indicating "stop". (but it
won't return an error; that will make things way too complicated, and
theoretically notification callbacks should not raise an eror)

> i.e. A GUI is probably going to want to pop up a Yes/No dialog when
> these situations occur.

What situations? Clarity...


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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