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Re: Why not repair native svn:eol-style?

From: Greg Hudson <ghudson_at_MIT.EDU>
Date: 2002-08-03 00:44:17 CEST

On Thu, 2002-08-01 at 23:49, Blair Zajac wrote:
> Why isn't this done for the native style? I don't see any need for it.

If the repair flag is not set, the EOL translation is a reversible
transformation; if you accidentally commit a binary file with
svn:eol-style=native, then you can get the original contents back by
checking it out again on the same platform.

However, if the repair flag is set, the EOL translation is

When we discussed this before (see the list archives--long thread,
though), we were concerned about accidentally destroying data when
svn:eol-style=native, but felt that fixed eol-styles were specialized
enough that they were very unlikely to accidentally appear on binary

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